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  • Robin and the 7 Hoods

    Robin and the 7 Hoods 1964

    ★★★ Watched 26 Mar, 2015

    A Frank Sinatra/Bing Crosby/Dean Martin/Sammy Davis Jr musical would normally not be my sort of thing. Don't get me wrong, they're all great entertainers, but sometimes the generation gap and the changing face of both cinema and musical tastes can effect the enjoyment of certain films. My gran would have loved this one, and to be fair it is rather entertaining.
    Sinatra plays a 1930's gangster named Robbo. With his loyal sidekicks beside him (the usual Rat Pack) he strives…

  • Edge of Tomorrow

    Edge of Tomorrow 2014

    ★★★★ Rewatched 24 Mar, 2015 3

    There were few decent blockbusters of note last Summer. Many disappointed, but director Doug Liman gave us something that mixed science fiction and an interesting time loop concept to stunning effect. An alien invasion that had Europe on the brink and the UK again as the last bastion of organized resistance, this saw the usually reliable Tom Cruise as a less than heroic Public Relations Officer. Thrown directly into the front-line action after attempting to avoid an assignment, Cruise is…

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  • Skyline

    Skyline 2010

    ½ Rewatched 09 Mar, 2013 16

    My wife likes this. I'm considering a divorce.

  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 08 Feb, 2015 11

    Should I be concerned that my wife was taking notes during this film? (Andy's last diary entry)..................................