Tag Archives: Colin Farrell

Seven Psychopaths

Marty is a screenwriter with writer’s block. He wants to write a script called Seven Psychopaths but he wants it not to be violent but life affirming. No final shoot outs, no last man standing, just reasoned discussion around a … Continue reading

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Total Recall – oopsadaisy

There is a big bit of me that breaks out in a painful rash at the ‘reboot’ of much beloved films. Admittedly, I’m doing all right so far because they haven’t taken on Fifth Element. But, this month, I have … Continue reading

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Fright Night 3D – ‘He’s not broody or lovesick…he’s the shark from Jaws!’

Before I embark on a review of Fright Night 3D, I must begin with a couple of disclaimers. I should point out that this is not a review for experts in horror movies. I’m lucky enough to count the odd … Continue reading

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The Way Back – a Peter Weir appreciation

There are several things that are guaranteed to get me to the movies and high amongst these are a) a film with awe-inspiring scenery and b) a film directed by Peter Weir. Not necessarily in that order. This week I … Continue reading

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‘The truth is not what you know. It’s what you believe’ – Ondine

If there’s one thing that is guaranteed to get me in to a hot cinema seat it’s the promise of a movie with stunning scenery (that and/or Jake Gyllenhaal). I even saw Twilight because it was set in Alaska* – … Continue reading

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