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T2 Trainspotting (2017)

“The most energetic film we have ever seen,” is how Danny Boyle first envisioned 1996’s Trainspotting. As it turned out, that was something of an understatement. A wild, sweaty, angry ode to a bunch of Scottish skag heads, the seminal…

The Tournament (2009)

There aren’t that many major action movies set in Middlesborough, UK so The Tournament at least deserves some points for its unusual setting. It also deserves some points for its enjoyable and over the top action sequences. The rest of the…

28 Weeks Later (2007

Wise and weird and scary In 28 Weeks Later Danny Boyle and Alex Garland have stepped back and produced, consigning the sequel-making task to a Spaniard, Juan Carlos Fresnadillo, of the "wildly precocious" 2001 "cerebral occult thriller"…

28 Weeks Later (2007)

A follow-up to the horror movie that reinvigorated the zombie genre without having any zombies in it directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo, a man previously known for a very good movie in which blindfolded people run through woods? Sounds…