Film reviews and more

Month: November 2010

DVD Releases: ‘The Secret of Kells’

If you go down in the woods today, you’re sure of a big surprise: The Secret of Kells (2009) is a weirdly unique Irish animation which tells the story of the Book of Kells – currently […]

DVD Review: ‘Predators’

★★★☆☆ It’s no surprise producer Robert Rodriguez and director Nimród Antal stressed that they wanted this film to be seen as a sequel only to the original Predator (1987) movie, which starred Arnold Schwarzenegger. With their […]

DVD Review: ‘Carlos the Jackal’

★★☆☆☆ To begin, I must admit that I have only been exposed to the 2 ½ hour “movie version” cut of Olivier Assayas’ Carlos the Jackal (2010), truncated from the original 5 hour TV mini-series by its director […]