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  • The Sanctuary 2009

    ★★ Watched 14 Sep, 2014

    Blah blah blah stolen artefacts... blah blah blah... martial arts... Yes, The Warrior's Path (aka The Sanctuary) follows the same template of 99% of all other Thai action films. Something is stolen (not an elephant this time, thankfully), good guys use their martial arts skills to defeat the criminals, usually led by a dodgy farang. And like Brave, the previous collaboration between director Thanapon Maliwan and star Mike B, it's not very good and will likely be available from every Poundland across the UK imminently.

  • Wolf Creek 2 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 14 Sep, 2014

    Two German backpackers are camping in the National Park at Wolf Creek when they are discovered by Mick Taylor (John Jarratt). Cue a cycle of capture, escape, chase as they, along with pommy Paul (Ryan Corr), try to get away from the murderous fella with the big hunting knife. Once again written and directed by Greg McLean, this is a sequel that ought to satisfy fans of the first film; it doesn't do a lot different but there's enough action…

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  • As Above, So Below 2014

    ★★★ Watched 31 Aug, 2014

    Scarlett (Perdita Weeks) is determined to find some fabled treasure buried within the catacombs beneath Paris, so along with a few friends they hire a guide and head below. However, with the sudden return of the guide's missing friend and a tunnel collapse, the group are soon forced to enter the 'cursed' tunnel and have to face up to the demons from their past. John Erick Dowdle's film treads familiar ground, yet the found footage style (with all characters equipped…

  • Machine Gun Preacher 2011

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    Based on true events, the film tells the story of biker Sam Childers (Gerard Butler) who found God, set up an orphanage in the Sudan and became a mercenary to protect the children who were being trafficked across the region. True story or not, it’s a difficult film to get into as Sam Childers is such an unlikeable guy, regardless if he’s doing good work or not. His battles with his faith, his family and the LRA in Sudan become…