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  • Last Hero in China

    Last Hero in China


    Superb entertainment. Great to see this Hong Kong classic again. Superb martial arts, funny and just so easy to watch.

  • Knowing



    Surprisingly this was better than I thought it would be, It was 20 minutes too long but the story was interesting, Nicholas Cage was better here too, than in National Treasure and the special effects are great. Worth a watch but expect to feel a twinge of what might have been with a tighter script. Some great if traumatic cinematography particularly during a one shot crash scene that is both shocking and spectacular.

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  • Buried



    Bloody hell, I was right in there with him - all the way.

  • Drive



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