Archive for February, 2012

February 20, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close” & “Ghost Rider 2” reviews

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EXTREMELY LOUD AND INCREDIBLY CLOSE

“designed to make you well up”

GHOST RIDER: SPIRIT OF VENGEANCE

“Just as awful as the first, with none of the camp retrospective value”

February 19, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies” column, 17-23 February

My “At The Movies” column for the Oxfordshire Guardian & Basingstoke Observer, reviewing all releases from 17-23 February.

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February 15, 2012

MPC Publications: February 2012 Film column

The February edition of my film section for MPC Publications, covering six different titles including:

-Highgate Handbook

-Barnet Local and High Barnet Local

-N21 Directory

-N14 Directory

-The Muswell Flyer

Please click the following links for the film review and feature with The Muppets

February 13, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “The Muppets”, “The Woman in Black”, “A Dangerous Method” reviews

A DANGEROUS METHOD

“complex performances and dark, probing drama.”

THE MUPPETS

“it’s 90 minutes of pure fun”

THE WOMAN IN BLACK

“As spooky as the best ghost house fairground ride”

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February 12, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies” column, 10-16 February

My “At The Movies” column for the Oxfordshire Guardian & Basingstoke Observer, reviewing all releases from 10-16 February.

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February 6, 2012

Entertainmentwise.com: “Carnage”, “Chronicle”, “Martha Marcy May Marlene” and “Young Adult” reviews

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CARNAGE

“Gripping, but an effort”

CHRONICLE

“Chronicle’ manages to take some very familiar sub-genres and mix them into something that is quite rare”

MARTHA MARCY MAY MARLENE

“a fascinating delve into the dark side of psychology”

YOUNG ADULT

“‘Young Adult’ takes the best of Cody’s writing and combines it with talented and familiar hands in Reitman and Theron.”

February 3, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: At The Movies column, 3-9 Feb.

My “At The Movies” column for the Oxfordshire Guardian, for releases from 3-9 February, this week featuring a guest review from Jason Palmer, film editor at http://www.entertainment-focus.com. Please click on the logo to read the column.

February 2, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies” column, 27 Jan- 2 Feb

My ‘At The Movies’ Column for the Oxfordshire Guardian, for the period January 27-February 3rd. Please click the logo to read the article.