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Imperium (2016)

AKA Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fascism Okay, that AKA title is completely false but I'll be astounded if it hasn't been used before now, or at least some variation on it. Because this is the film in which Daniel Radcliffe stars as a…

Enough Said (2013)

There are only a handful of actors, who can achieve brilliance for their portrayal of a television character.  Before Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston, there was James Gandolfini, whose performance as Tony Soprano in The Sopranos brought him…

Enough Said (2013)

Enough Said is the cinema equivalent of a giant hug. Featuring the late James Gandolfini in one of his last roles, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and the ever brilliant Toni Collette, it tells the story of Eva (Louis-Dreyfus) and Albert (Gandolfini).…

The Way, Way Back (2013)

The Way, Way Back is yet another coming-of-age story, this time about a fourteen year old who is dragged to his mum’s boyfriend’s beach house for some Summer family bonding. Stuck in his socially awkward skin and rejected by his (fairly…

Fright Night (2011)

In terms of the vampire movie subgenre and in terms of modern remakes, Fright Night is no “game changer”, as they say. That doesn’t mean that it’s not a film you should check out if you’re a) a fan of the original, b) a horror fan or c)…

Fright Night (2011)

What the world needs now is hardly another Vampire Movie. For the duration of this millenium our cultural channels have stuffed with fanged bloodsuckers. Precocious, teenaged vampires direct from central casting, Beverly Hills 90210.…

Fright Night 3D (2011)

Fright Night 3D is a remake of the 1985 cult favourite of the same name. Starring Colin Farrell as a lecherous, libidinous vampire who preys on the inhabitants of a quiet suburban Las Vegas neighbourhood, this modern adaptation attempts to…