November 2012

An alien infant is raised on Earth, and grows up with superhuman abilities. He sets out to use these abilities to guard his adopted world. — IMDB Ever since George Reeves donned the cape on TV, I’ve been a fan of Superman. In 2013, we’ll see Man of Steel, a reboot that promises to bring […]

Mental

November 1, 2012

Mental is a wonderfully funny film. Written and Directed by P. J. Hogan (who brought us Muriel’s Wedding), it presents mental illness with humour that offsets an otherwise confronting subject. It breaks down the societal stigma associated with mental health issues with raw and very “Australian” humour. Toni Collette plays the ‘crazy hothead’, Shaz. Anthony […]