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Clark Gregg

Labour Day (2013)

Prisoner pastry In his new film Labour Day, Jason Reitman turns his hand to suspenseful melodrama. Everything he has done till now, which includes Thank You for Smoking, Juno, Up in the Air, and Young Adult, was dry, sardonic, and…

Much Ado About Nothing (2012)

I believe this is a first: the director of the year’s most commercially successful movie – The Avengers (Avengers Assemble in the UK) – spends his 18-day break between the end of principal photography and the beginning of post-production of…

Thor (2011)

Thor. He was always going to be one of the tougher Marvel superheroes to get just right. Many people would probably still think of him as a man with a helmet that has wings on the side holding a big hammer. The background to this character…

Avengers Assemble (2012)

I want to start this review with a criticism, which is not directly towards the film, but the decision to change the title for some countries, including the UK. In order to avoid confusion with the classic British spy-fi television series…

Mr. Popper’s Penguins (2011)

Jim Carrey needs to have a word with himself, or his agent. Because he's been off his game for a while and needs to find his way back. I actually really liked I Love You Philip Morris but he then goes and undoes his good work by starring in…

Thor (2011)

Okay! Thor is here. With Mjolnir and all. Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) is a physicist trying to identify a strange weather phenomenon in the desert of New Mexico. Suddenly it all turns a lot stranger as a blond body-builder slams…