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  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Overall I really enjoyed Rogue One. The start seemed a bit messy (and at times it felt like a fan film) but it soon came together.

    Spoilers below:

    I think the CG recreations of Peter Cushing and Carrie Fisher were pretty good - but honestly, I think they should have saved their time, money and effort and have had more subtle references to them (I was more than happy to just the reflection of Tarkin). It did feel like I…

  • Legend



    Visually stunning, and great acting by Tom Hardy, although the narrative and scriptwriting were woefully lacking.

    It just didn't work for me in the same way that the 'The Krays' did.

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    This could have been a great film, especially when you look at the acting talent involved, but 50 Cent is an appalling actor and he let the whole film down.

  • Outpost


    OK so this isn't the best nazi-horror film ever made but it does have some very good performances, notably from Johnny Meres as the 'breather'.

    Probably the scariest thing about this movie though was that a couple of days after watching it I saw Jonny Meres walking through my office - now THAT scared the **** out of me. (I did make a point of talking to him though and he's a thoroughly decent chap)