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  • Easy A

    Easy A


    There are times where a man can dread movie night at home with the mrs. This was not the case when I started watching Easy A. The film that Emma Stone before she was catapulted into becoming a household name really stood on its own. While not being a complex stand alone rom com, it certainly bore its own fruit of smart story writing, mature wit, and various homages to the great 80s golden age of romantic comedy. The story…

  • Lego Batman: The Movie - DC Super Heroes Unite

    Lego Batman: The Movie - DC Super Heroes Unite

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

    Ah I love the weekends. But not as much as I love being home with my 2 yr old and getting the opportunity to explore the various facets of what kids consider to be "good television."

    So we put on the Blu-ray of "Lego Batman : Superheroes unite" and took a journey into the wide world of cgi manipulated lego versions of my favourite characters. Little did I know the experience I was about to have.

    The storyline centers around…

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  • Watchmen



    This is a superhero film which I feel has no flaws. So much so that I got thw bloodstained yellow smiley face badge tattooed on my arm a few weeks back. Watchmen revels in the fact that it has three dimensional characters and does it proud (just like the graphic novel). Plenty of homages to well known DC greats ie - Rorschach is a tribute to The Question, Dr Manhattan is a perfect swansong to Captain Atom, etc. The premise…

  • The Colony

    The Colony


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

    The Colony is a film that has been sticking out for me like a sore thumb every time I log into my Hulu account. While I have found the "Science Fiction" tab to hold a neverending safehouse for gems like Space 1999, both Battlestar Galactica series, and the Outer Limits - this is a film which I wish had stayed hidden.

    The film stars pop culture culture greats Lawrence Fishburne and Bill Paxton as the respectable Colony leader and his…