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  • Goal! III : Taking On The World

    Goal! III : Taking On The World

    ½

    In the world of Goal! III: Taking On The World there are only two football teams - Newcastle United and Real Madrid. Kuno Becker returns as Mexican footballer Santiago Muñez, who, along with his best friends and England national team players Charlie Braithwaite (Leo Gregory) and Liam Adams (JJ Feild), are selected for their respective national teams at the 2006 FIFA World Cup finals in Germany.

    Things that follow in this straight-to-DVD disaster includes a Russian vampire-bondage film with little…

  • Louis Theroux: Miami Megajail

    Louis Theroux: Miami Megajail

    ★★★★

    Louis spends time in Miami County Jail, where many of the most volatile inmates are incarcerated. I could be argued that Miami Megajail did not need to be in two parts, but I personally found it enjoyable to have a more long-form interview of these inmates. Ultimately, you can't help but notice the circular nature of crime, broken families, drugs, gang indoctrination and guns.

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  • Moonrise Kingdom

    Moonrise Kingdom

    ★★★★★

    A sweet coming-of-age tale about the innocent love of a 12-year-old couple, Suzie and Sam. Chasing them, in an attempt to separate the innocent lovers: a scout troupe led by Scout Master Ward (Edward Norton), the island policeman (Bruce Willis) and Suzie's unhappy lawyer parents (Bill Murray and Frances McDormand).

    The brilliance of this story lies in its simplicity, and while the style might not be for everyone, I absolutely ate it up. It's funny, it awkward and its pretty.…

  • Texas Chainsaw 3D

    Texas Chainsaw 3D

    Urgh, what did I just put myself through?

    So, the events are after the 70s film, and Heather is in her 20s? What? So, the film is set in the 90s, even though everyone has smart phones? What? If it's contemporary, like I suspect it is, that makes Heather like 40... what!?

    The mayor tells the police what to do and gives them orders? What? So, what about 'separation of powers'? The cops turn a blind eye to murder? What?…