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  • The Inbetweeners Movie

    The Inbetweeners Movie

    ★★★★½

    As a huge fan of the TV series i was prepared to be disappointed. After all, how can 25 minutes of awkward sitcom dialogue translate into a feature film. But it works, it really really works. It places four of the funniest young british actors in a sunny coming of age story and gives them enough freedom to create something memorable. The perfect happy ending for an awesome series.

  • Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

    Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

    ★★★

    There is nothing wrong with basing an entire movie on a single moment. Some of my favorite movies do it splendidly. Like in the end of Commando when Arnie slams a pipe through a mans stomach and into a steam boiler- "He had to let off some steam." However, when the moment involves the gift of several I-Phones in order to unify a team of 2D wildcards through sexy technology I feel a little robbed. That aside, if you find…

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  • Sympathy for Lady Vengeance

    Sympathy for Lady Vengeance

    ★★★★

    Another masterpiece of film making by Chan-wook Park. The ending dragged on a little confirming OldBoy the top spot in the revenge trilogy. However, the film looks stunning and is sure to haunt you for a long time after.

  • Dead Man's Shoes

    Dead Man's Shoes

    ★★★★½

    Difficult to watch. Impossible to turn away. The characters and setting are complex and rich. Shane Meadows proves again that he is the UK's best/ most underrated directors. The story is horrifically violent and psychologically disturbing. I still feel wonderfully uneasy after the credits have rolled.