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The Hunger Games (2012)

The next big pop franchise The Hunger Games is a movie adapted from a super-popular trilogy of books for teenage girls, and it threatens to displace the waning Twilight. The Hunger Games is entertaining, pretty exciting, and engaging --…

The Hunger Games (2012)

Lionsgate's Easter blockbuster is a lengthy, high-octane dramatisation of The Hunger Games, a "young adult" novel by Suzanne Collins. It is the first in a series about which I'd heard nothing before this screening. My eleven-year-old son…

Dave (1993)

I've always liked Dave. A lot. I think it's only fair to set my stall out from the very beginning. Some small part of me knows that I like it a lot more than most people do but that doesn't stop me praising, and rating, it highly when I…