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Tag Archive: review

‘The Loved Ones’ DVD Review

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Director: Sean Byrne Starring: Xavier Samuels, Robin McLeavy Plot: A teenage boy, struggling with the death of his father and home life, finds himself trapped in a nightmare when the girl he turned… Continue reading

‘Green Hornet’ DVD Review

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Director: Michel Gondry Starring: Seth Rogen, Jay Chou, Christolph Waltz, Cameron Pelican Diaz Plot: A revisit of the old school vigilante radio and television serial that sees the brat son of a media… Continue reading

‘Contagion’ Review

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Director: Steven Soderberg Starring: A whole bunch of brilliant, talented actors. And Gwyneth Paltrow. Plot: A mutation of a virus finds itself into the human population. With no vaccinations, antibodies or treatments it… 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

How a Film Trailer Nearly Crushed My Soul

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by Appa the Gypsy The year was 2008. I was young (sixteen, to be exact), I was approaching my first set of high school examinations, and I was an angsty teenager, meaning that… Continue reading

‘Capitalism: A Love Story’ Retro Review

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I felt a twinge of familiarity when the latest documentary from divisive film maker Michael Moore. The opening sequence plays out in an identical fashion to Bowling for Columbine. Nothing wrong with that,… Continue reading

‘Jaws’ and ‘Jaws Revenge’ for iPhone

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The iphone, and other similar devices that run apps, are seeing a bigger and faster growing market for games than any other gaming platform in history (don’t quote me on that fact, I… Continue reading

‘You’ll Be Sorry When I’m Dead’ Book Review

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Author: Marieke Hardy Plot: A selection of autobiographical tales from the life of alternative media personality Marieke Hardy. There are few people in the Australian media as interesting as Marieke Hardy. Whilst she… Continue reading

‘Bronson’ DVD Review

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Director: Nicholas Winding Refn Starring: Tom Hardy, Matt King, Juliet Oldfield Plot: The true story of Britain’s most violent, and expensive, prisoner as told from his point of view. Review: When it was… Continue reading

‘Super’ Movie Review

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Director: James Gunn Cast: Rainn Wilson, Ellen Paige, Liv Tyler, Kevin Bacon, Nathan Fillion Plot: Frank (Wilson) has been pushed around and humiliated his entire life, with his only bright spot being his… Continue reading