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  • The Host 2006

    ★★★★ Rewatched 31 Oct, 2014 1

    The Host is a cracking monster movie from Korea. It has a great combination of horror, action and comedy all neatly wrapped up with some skilful direction, frights and suspense resulting in a down right entertaining couple of hours. The film follows a family unit, an elderly struggling shop owner, an ambitionless 40-something lazy bones and an unemployed grumbling father of a daughter who is a professional Archer on top of her game, we are immersed into their lives and…

  • Dead Silence 2007

    ★★★ Watched 28 Oct, 2014

    James Wan somehow manages to polish this clunky scripted & badly acted turd through his impressive eye for visuals. Scrapes a 3 star.

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  • 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…

  • Kick-Ass 2010

    ★★★★★ Watched 16 Sep, 2012

    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…