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The Sessions Review

Since breaking out of the character actor mould, John Hawkes has made somewhat of a habit out of turning in fantastic, career-defining performances, only to be overshadowed by one of his female co-stars. Two years ago he bagged an Oscar nomination for his haunting turn as the meth-addicted Teardrop in Winter’s Bone, but it was […]

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DVD Review: House of the Rising Sun

Dipping our toes into the world of straight-to-DVD.

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DVD Review: The Thing

Today sees the release of last year’s prequel/remake/reboot/reimagining/defrost of John Carpenter’s The Thing. Okay, so out of those things it’s probably most accurately described as a prequel (or a defrost), although the title and largely unimaginative plot likely added to the confusion that it may in fact be a remake. Here are the good things […]

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Review: The Muppets

We review the return to the big screen of The Muppets.

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Review: J.Edgar

A truncated review of Clint Eastwood’s J.Edgar.

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Review: Shame

We review Steve McQueen’s Shame.

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Review: Contagion

We review Steven Soderbergh’s Contagion.

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Review: In Time

We review Andrew Niccol’s In Time.

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Honey 2: DVD Review

We review Honey 2 as it arrives on DVD.

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Crazy, Stupid, Love.

The latest of Ryan Gosling’s many films reviewed.

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