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  • Terminator Genisys

    Terminator Genisys 2015

    ★★ Watched 02 Jul, 2015 2

    Terminator Genisys takes all of the worst bits from the seminal first Terminator movie and the benchmark second and puts them into a massive disappointment.

    But we all knew it would be, didn't we? We only went to see it because we all love Arnie, didn't we?

    He delivers a premium Schwarznegger performance, but it says something about a film when his robot is the the most charismatic thing in it. He brings is A game, and only J K…

  • Whiplash

    Whiplash 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 08 Jun, 2015

    Whiplash is as much a psychological thriller as it is a musical drama.

    Taught, tense, and exhilirating, it is a remarkable peice of work for a debut feature. It rises on a superb Oscar winning performance from J K Simmons,and a great soundtrack too. Turning what could easily be a bland story about determined drummer into something a lot more memorable.

    This is a movie you cannot forget.

    Whiplash is a film full of skill and technique. It finds the…

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  • Stoker

    Stoker 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 01 Mar, 2013 59

    At 98 minutes, this is my dream length of movie. I have said it all my life.

    After leaving this screening, and using the facilities, I could quite easily have jumped straight back in to watch the whole movie again. That doesn't happen to me often.

    Stoker is phenomenal.

    It's as dreamy as it is taught. As beautiful as it is horrific. It's The Tree of Life with A screenplay. An outstanding screenplay at that. It has been said that…

  • The Blair Witch Project

    The Blair Witch Project 1999

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 30 Jan, 2013 29

    Lets face the facts here, The Blair Witch Project was a groundbreaking film.

    A horror classic.

    A genre starter. And ultimately, the best of that genre.

    Unusually for a horror, It shows you nothing. There is no blood, there is no violence, and it explains absolutely nothing. It's a brilliant watch. A proper psychological horror.

    The actors never put a foot wrong, great performances. If we can call them performances, but of course this is real fear we are watching,…