Mia has written 3 reviews for films rated ★½ .

  • 28 Days Later

    28 Days Later

    ★½

    I feel like over the past few days all I’ve watched are boring films, which is inconvenient as I’m watching them to have the complete opposite effect. 

    I was excited to start this film as it’s been on my radar for a while, being one of the most famous zombie-flicks out there. I wasn’t expecting to be significantly impressed, as it was only made in 2002, but I wasn’t expecting it to be dreary and predictable.

    Despite knowing nothing about…

  • Doctor Sleep

    Doctor Sleep

    ★½

    This was the most bored I think I’ve ever been in a horror film. I was so excited for this, as I loved the shining, both the book and the movie. Although I did enjoy the final sequence in the hotel a l o t, the rest of the film was awful and it was TWO AND A HALF HOURS LONG. 
    I chose this film to watch because I was bored and needless to say that was not a good…

  • Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City

    Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City

    ★½

    I think this film would have been entirely unwatchable if I hadn’t been a fan of the games first. There were only a few redeemable points for me - 

    - The extent of the attention for detail in terms of matching the scenery to that of the games was fantastically done. 

    - Some of the action sequences were brilliant (i.e. the flashlight/lighter zombie attack and the accuracy of the dogs in the carpark)

    - The c o w. If you…