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Nick Nolte

Warrior (2011)

I was expecting this film to be very much a Tom Hardy vehicle, which to say it isn’t is misleading, however, the star of this story and the film is not Hardy but rather Joel Edgerton of Animal Kingdom (2010) fame. Edgerton plays Brendan…

Warrior (2011)

There is no better film right now that holds up a mirror to a post 9/11 America than Warrior.  If we want to see what the role of ideology is today, then sit through this intoxicating cocktail of paternalism and good ol' fashioned American…

Zookeeper (2011)

Anyone who has already seen, and groaned at, the trailer for Zookeeper will know what to expect from this dismal comedy starring Kevin James. It’s extremely dumb, absolutely unbelievable and pretty unfunny for most of its runtime. James…

Under Fire (1983)

Cinema is fascinated with what is happening at the moment, although sometimes it takes a while to find out just what is happening. Hollywood cinema, for instance, is often guilty of focusing abroad only when it concerns the USA. Case in…