Archive for July, 2006

James Bond: Whats all the fuss?

Thursday, July 20th, 2006

 

 
It is said that everyone has his or her favourite James Bond. Unfortunately, I am not one of these people. I just cannot understand the appeal of the films. James Bond annoys me for one big reason: that is, the villains never seem to kill Bond when they have the chance. They are almost always more […]

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Halloween

Monday, July 17th, 2006

Halloween
Lets get the synopsis out of the way first.
Its Halloween 1963: a young Michael Myers stabs his older sister to death and gets sent to an asylum for the criminally insane. More then 10 years later, he escapes on the eve of Halloween and makes his way back to his home town to pick up […]

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The Fog

Saturday, July 15th, 2006

The Fog
A movie about vengeance and retribution: a dead crew of a ship returning a century later to seek vengeance on the residents of a town whose founding fathers were responsible for their death. Is Fog any good? No. Is it scary? No. I remember first watching The Fog when I was about […]

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A Nightmare on Elm Street

Saturday, July 15th, 2006

A Nightmare on Elm Street
What can one say about this film that hasn’t been already said? Well it no longer has the impact it did when it first hit the screen. In fact it looks very very dated. The effects are rubbish (just look at the last scene at the end of the film-where the […]

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I’ve had enough of these so called established reviewers you come across on many DVD websites. 
Reviewers who just jump on the bandwagon and rate movies simply to fit in. Example of this include regarding the boring and over long Shawshank Redemption as one the greatest film ever made (yawn).
Well my friends I’ve decided to stand […]

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