Posts tagged ‘Sci Fi’

October 5, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Looper”, “The Campaign” and “Resident Evil: Retribution” reviews

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LOOPER

“a remarkable movie”

 

THE CAMPAIGN

“elaborate, over-the-top fun”

 

RESIDENT EVIL: RETRIBUTION

“It must have been great fun to shoot, but this fifth film in an exhausted franchise is not fun to watch.”

September 29, 2012

“Films On Friday” segment, BBC Radio Oxford, 28/09/2012 (link expires 05/10/2012)

Click the link above to listen to James Cannon’s Drivetime show for BBC Radio Oxford on 28th Septembeer, which is available to play back on BBC iPlayer until 5/10/2012.

I come in at around the 1 hour 19 minute mark for the “Films On Friday” segment, and discuss week’s releases “Looper”, “The Campaign” and “Resident Evil: Retribution”

September 27, 2012

Oxfordshire Guardian: “At The Movies with James Luxford”, 28th Sept Releases

Below is my “At The Movies” column for Oxfordshire Guardian (which also appears in their sister paper, Basingstoke Observer), reviewing the releases for 28th Sept. Please click on the image below to see a larger version of the clipping, or click this link to read the article on the Guardian’s ‘e-paper’….

August 31, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Total Recall” & “A Few Best Men” reviews

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TOTAL RECALL

“a rather dull chase movie”

A FEW BEST MEN

“will not live long in the memory.”

May 25, 2012

Entertainmentwise: “Men In Black 3” review

“Sadly, ‘Men In Black 3’ doesn’t quite capture the same magic as the 90’s predecessor, however some neat visuals and a script that is a whole galaxy better than the second film”

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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.

November 10, 2011

Oxford Journal: Justin Timberlake “In Time” article…

November 4, 2011

Entertainmentwise.com: “In Time” review…

“The concept is a bit silly, and Niccol tends to veer off in strange directions, but ‘In Time’ has just enough to entertain, even if it never enthrals.”

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October 27, 2011

The National: “Ra.One” & “In Time” reviews…