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Tag Archive: geek

‘Final Destination’ Review Round-Up

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In a couple of days the most recent and one of the most popular of the ‘Final Destination’ movies will arrive on DVD. So let’s take the time to look back at the… Continue reading

Review: Paranormal Activity 3

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by DARKNITE125 By now we horror movie fans have figured out the formula of the Paranormal Activity franchise, at night people film themselves and scary things happen all of a sudden to provide… Continue reading

‘Hercules Returns’ Movie Review

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Director: Des Mangan Starring: Bruce Spence, David Argue, Mary Coustas, well built Italians. Plot: When a disheartened media executive decides to quit him job at Australia’s biggest multiplex chain to open an old-school… Continue reading

Classic Scene #3: “One Does Not Simply Walk into Mordor…”

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One Does Not Simply Walk into Mordor The Fellowship of the Ring (Jackson, 2001) The Scene After their ordeals on the road to Rivendell that saw them chased down by the Ringwraiths, the… Continue reading

Websites We Like: ‘Hyperbole & A Half’

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Hyperbole and a Half I don’t read many blogs. It’s nothing personal, but time is limited and there’s only so much internet I can look at. On an unrelated note, I love you… Continue reading

Top 10 Tracking Shots

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Anyone who has attempting to complex tracking shot can tell you that it is one of the trickiest and rewarding feats in film-making. Balancing both technical, performance and logistical factors, a good tracking… Continue reading

Ten Improved Versions of the ‘Entourage’ Finale

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This year saw the popular HBO series come to an end after almost eight years on the air. It was never the most complex or thought provoking of television entertainment, focusing on the… Continue reading

‘(500) Days of Summer’ Retro Review

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Director: Marc Webb Starring: Joseph Gordon Levitt, Zooey Deschenal, various hipsters. Plot: It’s a rom-com, but with a twist. It’s pretentious AND boring. During the voice-over introduction to this movie, the chain-smoking narrator… Continue reading

Classic Scene #2 – “I Kinda Like the Dark Grey One”

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“I Kinda Like the Dark Grey One” from Ed Wood (Tim Burton, 1994) The Scene: Edward D. Wood, Jr. (widely considered the worst film-maker of all time) is putting together his newest disaster… Continue reading

Trade Paperbacks vs Monthly Issues

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Honestly, I have no idea why people buy comics month to month. I see them there buying them by the dozen month after month whilst ignoring the collected trades of the same issues… Continue reading