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  • Edge of Tomorrow 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 28 May, 2014

    In the near future, an alien race has hit the Earth in an unrelenting assault, unbeatable by any military unit in the world. Major William Cage (Tom Cruise) is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously dropped into what amounts to a suicide mission. Killed within minutes, Cage now finds himself thrown into a time loop which forces him to live out the same brutal combat over and over, dying again and again.…

  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 2013

    ★★★ Watched 11 Dec, 2013

    After successfully crossing over (and under) the Misty Mountains, Thorin and Company must seek aid from a powerful stranger before taking on the dangers of Mirkwood Forest as Gandalf goes off on his own adventure. Almost at the Lonely Mountain they seek help from a human from the settlement of Lake-town while Bilbo Baggins must summon the courage to seek out the Secret Door that will give him access to the hoard of the dragon Smaug. Can Gandalf figure out…

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  • The Box 2009

    ★★½ Watched 17 Dec, 2009

    The Director of Donnie Darko, Richard Kelly, releases his third movie called The Box and after the critically maligned Southland Tales, it is a return to form, kind of!!!!!

    Based on the Richard Matheson short story 'Button, Button' written in 1970 which was also adapted into a Twilight Zone episode of the same name. The story and the movie have a great hook to get you into the film but by the end it loses a lot of its intrigue…

  • Zombieland 2009

    ★★★★ Watched 25 Nov, 2009

    The Noughties have been the decade of the zombie movies, usually there is only one good gore fest every 10 years with Night of the Living Dead in the 60's, Dawn of the Dead in the 70's, Day of the Dead in the 80's and Braindead in the 90's. This decade though, there have been at least three good zombie movies, Shaun of the Dead, the Dawn of the Dead remake and now Zombieland can be added to that list.…