Tag Archive: review

‘Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows’ DVD Review

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Director: Guy Ritchie Cast: Robert Downey, Jr., Jude Law, Noomi Rapace, Stephen Fry, Rachel McAdams, Jared Harris Plot: When Sherlock Holmes continues following the trail of crime back to Professor James Moriarty he… Continue reading

‘Goldfinger’ Review

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Director: Guy Hamilton Cast: Sean Connery, Gert Frobe, Honor Blackman, Shirley Eaton, Tania Mallet, Harold Sakata, Bernard Lee, Lois Maxwell, Desmond Llewelyn Plot: Whilst recovering from a mission Bond is introduced to Auric… Continue reading

The Sick, The Strange and the Awful Reviews – Shaolin Drunkard

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I think there is one rule that can be agreed upon by everyone, at least when it comes to kung fu movies; the Yuen Clan are completely insane. That giant family of actors,… Continue reading

50 Years of Bond: ‘From Russia With Love’ Review

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Director: Terence Young Cast: Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi, Pedro Armendariz, Lotte Lenya, Robert Shaw, Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn, Lois Maxwell Plot: When evil organisation SPECTRE concoct a plan to steal a Russian decoding… Continue reading

The ‘Avengers’ Comic You Are Looking For

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So you’ve seen The Avengers (what, you haven’t? Get off the damn internet and go see it!) and although you don’t normally read comics this movie certainly stoked your fire. You loved the… Continue reading

Video Game Review: ‘The Walking Dead: Episode 1’

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Publisher: Telltale Platforms: PSN, XBLA, Steam (only available on Steam in Australia) The Walking Dead has, in the past two years, found itself becoming a household name. Beginning as an indie comic written… Continue reading

50 Years of Bond: ‘Dr. No’ Review

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Director: Terence Young Cast: Sean Connery, Ursala Andress, Joseph Wiseman, Jack Lord, John Kitzmiller, Bernard Lee Plot: When a British agent is murdered by three assassins known as the ‘Three Blind Mice’ Double-0… Continue reading

The Avengers: A Modern ‘Seven Samurai’

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First and foremost – no, The Avengers is not as good a movie as Seven Samurai. The Avengers is awesome. Damn awesome. It took a whole bunch of awesome things and put them… Continue reading

Comic Review: “The Hunger Pains: The Unauthorised Parody”

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Authors: Stefan Petrucha, Rick Parker Publisher: Papercutz Slices (Not to be confused with the Harvard and Mad parodies of the same name.) Review: As with any and all pop culture phenomenons there come… Continue reading

‘The Avengers’ Review

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Director: Joss Whedon Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlet Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleson, Clark Gregg, Colbie Smulders, Stellan Skarsgard, Lou Ferringo, Paul Bettany Plot:… Continue reading