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  • Leprechaun in the Hood 2000

    ★½ Watched 13 Sep, 2014

    I'm not sure who thought "well, he's been in space, now he just needs to smoke a blunt with Ice-T"?

    It's still bad, but it's marginally better. This time a street gang of wannabe rappers get caught up between a dangerous pimp and the evil Leprechaun.

    The plot is ridiculous (then the entire series is a bad joke), but at least it's a bit more grounded this time around, and some little gags and jokes actually work..somewhat. They refer to…

  • Conan the Barbarian 2011

    ★★★ Rewatched 13 Sep, 2014

    The remake of Conan the Barbarian is about the battle born Conan the Cimmerian, who was literally cut out of his mother's stomach in combat. He goes out to avenge the death of his father and save a young woman whose blood might lead to ruin.

    While this is certainly not on the level of the Arnold classic, I do enjoy it overall, especially as a guilty pleasure, "brain set to stun" kind of movie. I hear this is more…

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  • The Terminator 1984

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 09 Mar, 2013 11

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

  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 26 Mar, 2014

    I don't think superhero films should be comedies, history has proven that they work so much better as thrillers. And that's why Captain America: The Winter Soldier is my favourite Marvel film to date, possibly even more so than The Avengers.

    When someone threatens to cause major damage to S.H.I.E.L.D., Captain America has to rethink everything he knows - already trying to adapt to the 21st century, he's making new friends and meeting old ones, thinking of partners lost and…