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George Clooney

Tomorrowland (2015)

Disney have seen very mixed results recently with their live action movies. For every Pirates Of The Caribbean there's a John Carter (which is much better than the box office results would have you believe). For every Alice In Wonderland…

Gravity (2013)

A timely release for Alfonso’s Cuaron’s technical tour de force Gravity as it emerges victorious from last night’s Oscars with a total of eight awards.  Most notable was the Best Director win for Cuaron who allegedly spent three years…

The Monuments Men (2014)

Monuments Men is a well-meaning but lame vanity project from George Clooney, who wrote, directed, and stars in it. For this true but dumbed-down tale of mostly middle-aged American scholars and art authorities who were sent to save Europe's…

Gravity (2013)

Warning: *This review contains a spoiler.* I am compelled to start this review with a little lecture on genre. Whenever a movie like Apollo 13 or Gravity comes out, there are philistines who claim that such movies are not science…

Gravity (2013)

Dazzling evocation of floating in space, not free of other conventions When it begins in medias res, an experienced American astronaut, Matt Kowalski (George Clooney), is working with a woman medical engineer, Ryan Stone (Sandra…