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  • Starred Up 2013

    ★★★★ Watched 10 Oct, 2014


  • Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 08 Oct, 2014

    When a film that is approximately 2 hours 40 minutes long and feels only half of that, you know you're on to a winner.

    David Fincher directs the story brilliantly, unraveling the events at just the precise pace in the perfect order.

    Ben Afflect and Rosamund Pike are excellent in their respective roles and the supporting cast are exceptional as well, especially in Carrie Coon.

    Not for the faint hearted either, their are a few scenes which are slightly shocking, you may need to close your eyes.

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  • Edge of Tomorrow 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 04 Jun, 2014

    Wicked. I absolutely loved this film, which is pleasing as I was really looking forward to it. Everything from the acting to the design of the alien invaders is fantastic.

    I must admit I was slightly apprehensive going into the film at the prospect of being let down and wondering how the whole concept of the same day being repeated was going to pan out. However, Doug Liman has delivered and there is no sense of repetition due to his…

  • Her 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 17 Aug, 2014

    I've seen 2 films over the past week or so in which Joaquin Phoenix stars and in both he has been outstanding. In Her, his ability to portray an emotional relationship with essentially Scarlett Johanssons voice is something to be marveled at. I don't think I've ever seen a film, which so effectively depicts a relationship the way that Her does, which is odd as the relationship is between a man and his machine. This is most likely due to…