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Sean Harris

Possum (2018) Film Review

Stop me if you think you’ve heard this one before. In Possum, Phillip (Sean Harris) struggles to destroy a puppet that keeps coming back no matter how he destroys it. In concept Possum sounds like a familiar scary story, but I can assure…

Macbeth (2015)

Justin Kurzel certainly knows how to capture a sense of time and place. Snowtown, his grim suburban serial killer debut in 2011 brought to life the dilapidated restrictiveness of small town Australia. Now taking on the Bard, he really puts…

LFF 2014: ’71 (2014)

If you ask what ‘The Troubles’ refers to, it is likely that not many people would have heard of it or know what it relates to.  But the cinematic debut from Top Boy director Yann Demange highlights this historical conflict in Northern…

Prometheus (2012)

Prometheus was a titan who stole fire from the Gods, gave it to the humans and prevented Zeus from obliterating the human race. In punishment God chained him to a rock and bade an eagle perpetually eat his liver. In Ridley Scott's new film…

Prometheus (2012)

What kind of aliens are even scarier than the perfect predators of the original Alien and Aliens movies? Why, human aliens, of course. Prometheus opens with a strange human being standing on Earth sometime in the distant past. He drinks a…

Prometheus (2012)

Many years ago I put forward a premise for the fifth Alien movie. Oh, I didn't pass it along to anyone who knew Ridley Scott or even get a treatment created. No, no, no. All I did was bandy it around IMDb and bemoan the fact that I was not…

A Lonely Place To Die (2011)

Considering that the previous film from director Julian Gilbey was Rise Of The Footsoldier, I'd understand if a lot of people were as hesitant as I was about going in to view A Lonely Place To Die. I'm not saying that Rise Of The…

A Lonely Place to Die (2011)

The ever versatile beauty Melissa George proves herself as a tough and resilient leading woman  in the British thriller A Lonely Place to Die. With relentless action and breathtaking natural photography of the formidable mountains and…