Django Unchained (2012) May 20, 2013Posted by badblokebob in : Action, Western, 5 stars, Adventure, 2010s, 2013 , add a comment
Quentin Tarantino’s latest is another of his greatest.
Available on DVD, Blu-ray and on-demand in the UK from today.
The Dark Knight Rises (2012) May 14, 2013Posted by badblokebob in : Action, Thriller, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Crime, 5 stars, adaptations, Adventure, British films, superhero films, 2010s, 2012 , add a comment
Mopping up 2012’s left-overs with some very concise points on Nolan’s trilogy closer…
Green Lantern: Extended Cut (2011) May 9, 2013Posted by badblokebob in : Action, Sci-fi, 3 stars, Adventure, alternate & director's cuts, superhero films, 2010s, 2012 , add a comment
I don’t really like Green Lantern. Weirdly, I thought the movie that everyone else hated was OK-ish…Fantasy, 2000s, adaptations, 4 stars, Adventure, British films, Mystery, 2013 , add a comment
My Harry Potter retrospective resumes with new directors bringing new energy to the franchise, as the first stupidly-long Potter novel gets cut down to the same length as the other films — and probably benefits from it…
Ted (2012) May 3, 2013Posted by badblokebob in : Comedy, Fantasy, 4 stars, 2010s, 2013 , add a comment
Seth MacFarlane’s first big screen outing is about a teddy bear that comes to life. Aww.
It’s on Sky Movies Premiere for the next week, starting today at 4:25pm and 8pm.
April 2013 + 5 Worst Superhero Movies May 1, 2013Posted by badblokebob in : Editorials, progress reports, superhero films, 2013 , add a comment
Well, Iron Man 3 — sorry, Iron Man Three — is in cinemas, so it must be, mustn’t it?
Talking of Iron Man, how about a list of superhero movies? Bad ones.
All that and more in this month’s progress report:
Ip Man 2 (2010) April 28, 2013Posted by badblokebob in : Action, 4 stars, world cinema, Biography, 2010s, 2012 , add a comment
aka Yip Man 2
Chinese martial arts vs British boxing in this jingoistic biopic sequel.