Category Archives: Films and That

Films and That: The Hobbit – An Unexpected Journey

Alright, before I get cracking with this review it should be said: I’m not a huge fan of Lord of the Rings. I’ve never been able to read the books (despite multiple attempts) and I’ve only ever been able to … Continue reading

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Films and That: Skyfall

Fun story: whilst queueing to get into the cinema, some chavs started having a fight next to us all, swearing and bleeding and their daughters screaming and the like. Harlow, ladies and gentlemen!

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Films and That: Taken 2

OK, complete disclosure: I’ve never seen “Taken”. Everyone says how surprisingly good it is, and that’s mainly due to Liam Neeson being awesome, but I’ve never bothered. So this one could be a complete rehash of everything that happened in … Continue reading

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Films and That: Looper

These days, big original films aren’t particularly forthcoming. Everything’s either a sequel or an adaptation of a comic of book or TV show Not that I’m complaining, sequels and adaptations can be very good, but when something completely original comes … Continue reading

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Films and That: Magic Mike

Does anyone really care about the quality of this film? I mean, really? The vast, vast, VAST majority of people who want to see this film are interesting in one thing and one things only: how much the male cast … Continue reading

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Films and That: Abraham Lincoln – Vampire Hunter

I have nothing against B-movies. Frankly, the stupider and more ridiculous the better. I’d actually quite enjoy “Batman & Robin” if it hadn’t desecrated the legacy of Batman. But if you’re going to make a film that is campy and silly … Continue reading

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Films and That: The Amazing Spider Man

The first Spider Man movie was released ten years ago. Since then, we had two sequels (one amazing, one completely shit), and now we’re getting a reboot. Yeah, I don’t know why either. It all seems a little pointless, but … Continue reading

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