CineVue

Film reviews and more

Month: May 2014

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Film Review: ‘Pompeii’

★★☆☆☆ Fashioning compelling stories even when the ultimate outcomes are already known can be a tall order, but when done well, it can still pack a punch. In this regard, Pompeii (2014) fails miserably; directed by Paul W.S. Anderson, it’s […]

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Film Review: ‘Plastic’

★☆☆☆☆ Though crime capers often have their characters participating in dishonourable actions, there’s commonly a likable, redeeming quality to them that makes them easy to root for. This fundamental building block is nowhere to be found in Julian Gilbey’s Plastic […]