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  • Super Duper Alice Cooper 2014

    ★★★★ Added

    Fascinating documentary focusing on the Coop, the grandfather of shock rock and a true rock 'n' roll survivor.

    Combining audio snippets, 'animated' old photographs (achieved by moving elements or compositing images, in a similar way to several recent documentaries), live footage, interviews and other archival material, what we get is a pretty honest journey from college band roots as The Spiders right through to 1986's triumphant The Nightmare Returns gig, chronicling the rise of the Alice Cooper phenomenon and not…

  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2 2014

    ★★½ Added 1

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.

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  • X-Men Origins: Wolverine 2009

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    Dear oh dear. I imagine if I'd gone to one of the teenage writers on my website and said 'write me a Wolverine movie and make it SUPER AWESOME!' then this would have been the result. A mess from start to finish - woeful dialogue, badly-plotted action sequences, the kinds of acting I might expect to find at a zombie convention after happy hour, and the most underused set of great X-universe characters since... well, this film.

    See, they set…

  • Star Trek Into Darkness 2013

    ★★★ Added 2

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.