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Reasons Why the ‘Ninja Turtles’ Were Lousy Ninjas

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During the late 1980s and early 90s, during the years of my late childhood, we called are Pokemon ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’. Based on a comic series that served as a parody of… Continue reading

‘Bridesmaids’ DVD Review

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Director: Paul Feig Starring: Kristen Wiig, Rose Byrne, Maya Rudolph, Ellie Kemper Plot: Annie (Wiig) is ecstatic when her best friend Lillian (Rudolph) gets engaged, but finds her new friend Helen (Byrne) is… Continue reading

‘Source Code’ DVD Review

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Director: Duncan Jones Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Vera Faminga, Michelle Monaghan, Jeffery Wright Plot: A soldier is sent back into time to relive the eight minutes preceding a devastating terrorist attack again and again… Continue reading

‘Across the Universe’ Retro Review

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Director: Julie Taymor Starring: People who can’t sing. Plot:¬†Some talentless fuckspods butcher classic pop music. Review:¬†With the massive range of songs available in The Beatles library, and their ingraining into pop-culture over the… Continue reading

Comics Worth Reading: ‘Arkham City’ Tie-In

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A comic that ties into an existing story from a different medium would normally set off a warning bells for the discerning reader. Tie-ins for video games are becoming increasingly popular with ‘God… Continue reading

‘Water For Elephants’ DVD Review

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Director: Francis Lawrence Starring: Christolph Waltz, an elephant. Plot: Following a family tragedy, a young vet student winds up working for a roving circus during the Great Depression. He become infatuated with the… Continue reading

The Ten Video Games Not Helping My Argument

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Yesterday I made an argument about gamers being the victim of negative public perception. And whilst I am totally on the money I do concede that some games make us look like a… Continue reading

Why Gamers Have a Public Image Problem

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I want you to imagine what a person who plays video games looks like. Like this, right? This is the problem with gamers. This certainly seems to be how the general public and,… Continue reading

Top 10 Most Over-Rated Movies

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The popularity of movies can be driven by many things beside the entertainment value of the movie. Sometimes its the popularity of a star, sometimes it captures a trend at the time and… Continue reading

Classic (Terrible) Scene #4: “Go Anny!”

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A scene doesn’t have to be fantastic to stand out…sometimes it can be terrible. Here’s a scene that goes down in cinema history as moment ‘Star Wars’ turned to the Dark Side. Go… Continue reading