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Jim Carrey

SXSW Film Festival 2017 Preview

The annual mid-March South by Southwest (better known as SXSW) shindig has just about everything going for it. Taking place in hip Austin, it’s perhaps best known as a musical festival, but the film portion has grown in importance as the…

Kick-Ass 2 (2013)

If there was ever an 'alternative' comic book film, it would have to be 2010's Kick-Ass. With its over-exaggerated violence and dark humour, the film helped popularise Mark Millar's cult comic.  But with the original film's director and…

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…

Mr Popper’s Penguins (2011)

In the nineties Jim Carrey’s name was like a stamp of approval, guaranteeing near to instant box office success. When it came to outlandish slapstick comedies Carrey had the market cornered, becoming an unconventional A-list celebrity in…