Film reviews and more

Day: 1 July 2014

3 minute read

DVD Review: ‘Ride Along’

★★☆☆☆ It’s hard not to think of those classic Eddie Murphy cop films of the eighties and nineties when sitting through Ride Along (2014), the latest film to see Kevin Hart flex his comedic, box office-baiting, leading man muscles. There […]

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DVD Review: ‘Non-Stop’

★★☆☆☆ Competing for the record number of red herrings in a single motion picture, Non-Stop (2013) initially teases ninety minutes of high-concept fun, but quickly gets bogged down in a mire of tired clichés, laboured characters and distracting plot-holes. A […]

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DVD Review: I Declare War

★★☆☆☆ The premise of Jason Lapeyre and Robert Wilson’s I Declare War (2012) is great: it’s a children’s game of capture the flag, but played out with real weapons. There will, presumably, be a lot of nostalgic goodwill towards this […]