Archive for March, 2012

March 31, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “The Pirates!” and “Wrath of The Titans”

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THE PIRATES! IN AN ADVENTURE WITH SCIENTISTS

“joy from start to finish”

 

WRATH OF THE TITANS

“ultimately an unsatisfying, dreary action-adventure”

March 31, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies” 22-29 March (Print version)

my “At The Movies Column” for 22-29 March, as it appears in the Oxfordshire Guardian and Basingstoke Gazette.

March 21, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “The Hunger Games” review

“a confident and epic opening to what is surely to be a successful franchise.” (please click image to read review

March 21, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies” column, 16-22 March

My review column for Oxfordshire Guardian for releases covering 16-22 March. Please click the logo above to read the article.

March 16, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “21 Jump Street”, “We Bought a Zoo” reviews

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21 JUMP STREET

“a surprising treat”

WE BOUGHT A ZOO

“the very essence of Hollywood schmaltz”

March 11, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies” column, 9-15 March

My “At The Movies” column for the Oxfordshire Guardian & Basingstoke Observer, reviewing all releases from 9-15 March. Please click above to read the ‘Guardian’ version of the article.

March 9, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Bel Ami”, “Cleanskin” and “John Carter” reviews

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BEL AMI

” likely to delight his fan base, but ‘Bel Ami’ never really gains momentum in terms of story or performances”

CLEANSKIN

“offers up some interesting perspectives intertwined with some decent action. ”

JOHN CARTER

” Unlikely to be the biggest blockbuster this year, but a nice appetiser for what’s to come”

March 5, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies” column, 2-8 March

My “At The Movies” column for the Oxfordshire Guardian & Basingstoke Observer, reviewing all releases from 2-8 March. Please click above to read the ‘Guardian’ version of the article.

March 3, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Project X” & “Wanderlust” reviews…

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PROJECT X

“So is the movie a ‘game changer’, as the boys might put it? Hardly, but a crowd pleaser it most certainly will be.”

WANDERLUST

“At best, evidence that Aniston is a little more game for comedy that we gave her credit for.”

March 2, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies” column, 24 February- 1 March

My “At The Movies” column for the Oxfordshire Guardian & Basingstoke Observer, reviewing all releases from 24 February- 1 March.

please click the logo for the ‘Guardian’ Version of the article