Archive for November, 2011

November 29, 2011

Oxford Journal: “At The Movies” column, 25th November- 1st December.

My column for the Oxford Journal and it’s sister papers, Oxfordshire Guardian and Basingstoke Observer, for releases from 25th November- 1st December.

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November 25, 2011

Oxford Journal/Oxfordshire Guardian: Michael Caine “Cars 2” article

November 25, 2011

The National: “Twilight” article/review, and “Seeking Justice” review

 

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November 25, 2011

Entertainmentwise.com: “My Week With Marilyn”, “50/50” & “Moneyball” reviews…

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MY WEEK WITH MARILYN

“an entertaining, if rather light, flight of Hollywood fancy.” (byline incorrect- I assure you it’s my review!)

50/50

“Hilarious, heart-breaking, thought-provoking…”

MONEYBALL

“an understated but compelling performance in an understated but compelling film”

November 18, 2011

Entertainmentwise.com: “Breaking Dawn Pt. 1”, “Justice” and “Snowtown” reviews

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THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN, PART 1

“possibly the worst of the series”

JUSTICE

“Clearly aiming for the ‘Death Wish’ area of revenge movies, but instead ending up with a half- hearted, average-to-the-point-of-tedium movie”

SNOWTOWN

“Dark and at times difficult to truly enjoy, ‘Snowtown’ is still worth your time for the riveting performances from the two principles,”

November 17, 2011

Basingstoke Observer: Bill Nighy “Arthur Christmas” interview…

November 14, 2011

Oxford Journal/Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies…” column, 11-17 Nov

My column for the Oxford Journal and it’s sister paper, Oxfordshire Journal, for releases from 11-17 November.

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November 11, 2011

EntertainmentWise: “Arthur Christmas”/”Immortals”/”Rum Diary” reviews..

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ARTHUR CHRISTMAS:

 

“will make you feel festive as only a really good Christmas film can.”

 

IMMORTALS:

“Beautiful, brutal, but baffling”

 

THE RUM DIARY:

“it just doesn’t feel as urgent as other Thompson-related movies. “

November 10, 2011

Oxford Journal: At The Movies, 4-10 November

November 10, 2011

Oxford Journal: Justin Timberlake “In Time” article…