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Alien: Covenant (2017)

Set ten years after the events of Prometheus, the sixth entry in the Alien franchise (I refuse to count Alien vs Predator and AVP: Requiem) finds us on-board the Covenant on an intergalactic IVF mission. After a freak accident jolts the…

The Angry Birds Movie (2016)

I have to own up. I was really looking forward to seeing The Angry Birds Movie, directed by Clay Kaytis and Feral Reilly and written by Jon Vitti - an admission which will probably damage any credibility I have as a serious film critic. A…

This Is The End (2013)

Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, James Franco, Craig Robinson, Jonah Hill and Danny McBride all have fun playing movie versions of themselves in this comedy that takes place during the apocalypse. There's death and destruction outside their haven…

Jack The Giant Slayer (2013)

There is a whole sub-community of movie executives who will farewell their Hollywood careers when, as most assuredly it will, this film plummets like a clumsy giant out of the sky on its general release to the public. For, unlike the last…

30 Minutes or Less (2011)

At some point down the line, 30 Minutes or Less must have looked like a great idea for a movie. It brought together top comic talent in Aziz Ansari and Danny McBride, a rising star in Jesse Eisenberg, his Zombieland director Ruben Fleischer…

30 Minutes Or Less (2011)

A comedy from the director of the hugely enjoyable Zombieland, I was looking forward to seeing 30 Minutes Or Less as soon as I saw the trailer for the very first time. Put your hand up if, like me, you loved Zombieland. That is a good…

Your Highness (2011)

A sword and sorcery affair from the director of Pineapple Express starring James Franco, Danny McBride, Justin Theroux, Zooey Deschanel, Natalie Portman and a host of other familiar faces that features some decent CGI as well as some…