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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 27 Jun, 2015

    This movie is just all kinds of nutty insanity and it is amazing for it. The first half and hour is completely exhausting, the action sequences are mindblowing andd so much fun.
    Tom Hardy is Max, he has taken the mantle from Mel Gibson and has run with it. The rest of the cast are perfect and having too much fun for words.
    There is a nice mix of phyiscal effects and digital effects that wirks well. The digital effects…

  • Chappie

    Chappie 2015

    ★★½ Added

    Having worked on this, I was really looking forward to seeing it. As always with Blomkamp's stuff, it looks amazing, the Chappie character is flawless, mostly due to Copley's performance. But, unlike Blomkamp's previous films, this just ended up being fairly uninteresting and that is very disappointing.
    The rest of the cast are more or less a waste of time, including Jackman and Weaver, they are not at all used the way they deserve. And when it comes to the…

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  • The Devil's Rock

    The Devil's Rock 2011

    ★★★½ Watched 16 May, 2012

    Being a kiwi, I love to see our industry doing well and I really enjoyed this. Its a good story, well acted and directed (good job Paul).
    It is very atmospheric with a great location and looks great. The effects are good, considering the budget and its great to see the use of physical over digital.

    So, overall, a good old fashioned horror film with some really nice touches and some fun references to other films and literature.

  • Transformers: Age of Extinction

    Transformers: Age of Extinction 2014

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    Never really being a Transformers fan (I missed the toy craze by about 5 years), I enjoyed the 1st film, big, dumb and loud, but fun. Then the last 2 came out and my interest wained, kinda crap. But next to this one, the other 3 are works of art.
    This is is the biggest piece of crap I think I have ever sat through. Michael Bay needs to be stopped, he is spending so much money on these pointless…