Steve Robinson

Steve Robinson

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I like film. I also like to sit. Around those things I do have a life...somewhere!

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  • The Matrix

    The Matrix

    ★★★★★

    Recently I have watched some films I have always loved and felt let down by them after the passage of time. This is not the case for the Matrix. This film still stands tall after 20 plus years. The performances are still worth talking about. Notably Hugo Weaving as the stand out performer of the whole film.

    Visuals that continue to stun and thrill. Excellent CGI, clear action and fight sequences that allow you to see the blows. Unlike superhero…

  • War of the Worlds

    War of the Worlds

    ★★★½

    I LOVE Spielberg movies. I LOVE Tom Cruise movies. I LOVE space alien invasion movies. This doesn’t not rank in my top five of Spielberg movies. This does not come top five in cruise movies and it does not come top five in space alien invasion movies.

    This is like one of those meals that have all your favourite ingredients but it tastes wrong. As a film it was dark, well written, some great set pieces and CGI and having…

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  • In Bruges

    In Bruges

    ★★★★★

    I watched this when it first came out and I did not know how to respond. I knew I had seen something new and fresh but I didn't know how I felt about it. Since then I have often gone quiet when this has been brought up in general conversation, never being sure what to say.

    This evening I went to movie mystery Monday at my local cinema. Pay three quid and you could see anything. You don't know what…

  • Cars

    Cars

    ★★★★★

    I honestly don't understand the criticism levelled at this film. Most of Pixars predecessors come highly recommended but this received mixed reviews. I think that this is because Pixar made a movie for a different audience. This is a film made for kids, and made for kids to enjoy with parents. Previous Pixar outings had nods to an adult audience. This didn't and I think that is why it has so much criticism levelled at it...unjustly if I may add.…