Film

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 […]

Killing Them Softly

October 26, 2012

Jackie Cogan is a professional enforcer who investigates a heist that went down during a mob-protected poker game. — IMDB The story is interesting because it’s not just about crime, it sets the story against the backdrop of harsh economic times. The script is reminiscent of the kind of dialogue in so many Quentin Tarantino […]

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Blade Runner sequel

October 12, 2012

In an interview with Metro, Ridley Scott revealed three things sci-fi movie fans will appreciate. Deckard is a replicant! A sequel to Blade Runner is happening. A Prometheus sequel is in the works. When asked about the Blade Runner sequel, Ridley Scott said: What’s even more exciting, is the possible link between the worlds of […]