Posts tagged ‘Family Movie’

October 19, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies with James Luxford”, 19th October releases

Below is my “At The Movies” column for 19th October, as it appears in Oxfordshire Guardian and Basingstoke Observer. Please click on the image below to read a larger version…

February 13, 2012

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


“complex performances and dark, probing drama.”


“it’s 90 minutes of pure fun”


“As spooky as the best ghost house fairground ride”


December 19, 2011”Alvin & The Chipmunks: Chipwrecked” review

“One note jokes, helium-injected pop covers, rodents having a dance off with ‘Jersey Shore’ lookalikes… it’s all here, and it’s all bad.”

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December 8, 2011

Basingstoke Observer/Oxford Journal: “At The Movies- 2-8 December”

My column for the Oxford Journal and it’s sister papers, Oxfordshire Guardian and Basingstoke Observer, for releases from 2nd- 8th December.

click link above to read the ‘Observer’ version of the article.

September 24, 2011

The National: “The Nutcracker 3D” Review…

September 1, 2011

The National: “The Smurfs” review…

August 22, 2011 “Spy Kids: All The Time in The World” review…

“It’s a fun, and necessary, reintroduction to the series”

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August 10, 2011 “The Smurfs” review…

“it’s not as bad as the trailer looked”

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August 4, 2011

The National: “Prom” and “Ghost Machine” reviews

August 3, 2011 “Super 8” review…

“The look, the feel, the soundtrack, everything gives it a retro aesthetic which, if you didn’t know better, would convince you the film was made in the early eighties.”

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