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  • TRON: Legacy

    TRON: Legacy 2010

    ★★★ Rewatched 30 Aug, 2015

    Beyond its beautiful crystal clear neon construct this long awaited sequel really felt too hollow... but when this 3 star film with a clunky script bursts into glorious 1.78:1 full screen format and the Daft Punk soundtrack starts pumping through the 5.1 surround sound it all becomes very clear why I always end up watching this Blu ray again and again... Sorry neighbours.

  • Birdman

    Birdman 2014

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 29 Aug, 2015

    I welcomed my first re-watch of Birdman with excitement but also with an edge of concern. Was I originally brain washed by the media mumblings and perhaps it's not as good the second time around? No - It IS as good and I enjoyed this completely. It's totally immersive and with some of the best performances I've seen for a while. This town around I was particularly impressed with Emma Stone who owns the screen with her presence and delivers…

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  • Kick-Ass

    Kick-Ass 2010

    ★★★★★ Watched 16 Sep, 2012 1

    A superb creation. Matthew Vaughn brings the previously little known comic book "Kick-Ass" to life on the big screen, and boy does he do a fantastic job. Kick-Ass follows the story of Dave Lizewski who's had enough of the bullies and takes matters into his own hands - becoming the wet suit clad hero Kick-Ass. The story is detailed with some excellent links to a huge number of films and comics. We are introduced to a host of great characters…

  • Predator

    Predator 1987

    ★★★★★ Watched 17 Oct, 2012 2

    You've seen it a hundred times...but it never loses its charm. This classic Arnie Sci-Fi Action-er sees a crack team of commandos on a rescue mission in the Central American jungle. The mission goes from bad to worse as they soon realise a dangerous alien predator is hunting them down. This is one of my favourite Arnie films. It's tense, fast paced and full to the brim with enough action and bullets to take down a small country. It has…