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  • A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman 2012

    ★★★★ Watched 09 Aug, 2014

    An amazing variety of different animation styles some together to make this story loosely based on Graham Chapman's memoirs. It's a very touching story for anyone interested in Monty Python, with a vast amount of silly and rude humour. The story lost moentum by the end, but overall a very fine production, well worth seeing, particularly for python fans.

  • Looper 2012

    ★★★★ Watched 11 Jul, 2014

    Sci Fi that mainly deals with character, not time travel. It's a part of the story, of which there are few odd technological advances, all of which are fun. The world is a strange one, I found it a little hard to work out the rules. It is however a good film, because of the actors excellent grip of their characters. When two people play the same person at different stages in their life, they're often noticeably similar. That's not…

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  • Sucker Punch 2011

    ★★★★ Watched 26 Aug, 2012

    Not perfect, but a lot better than I expected. The fight scenes are a bit like music videos, but this is fine, as the ideas and main characters are the drive here and not the action. It's not quite inception, but the film covers about as many themes and ideas as Snyder's watchmen, which is impressive for his first non-adaptation.

  • The Wolverine 2013

    ★★½ Watched 01 Jan, 2014

    While being better than X-men origins, I still would struggle to call this good. The story is weak, supporting cast are almost all 1 dimensional and the ending is both disappointing and unclear. Hugh Jackman was good, as ever, and the action scenes, particularly the bullet train sequence are fun to watch. It is doing something new with the character, which I appreciate, but I would have liked it to be better next time.