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  • The Inbetweeners Movie

    The Inbetweeners Movie


    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


    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.