Monthly Archives: December 2013

‘Bernie’ – Film Thoughts/Review

Richard Linklater’s ‘BERNIE’, is a true life story about Jack Black’s funeral director in Texas ‘Bernie’, and his relationship with Shirley MacLaine which resulting in dire consequences. Presenting as a doc-u-drama (or even a mockumentary), the film brings interesting story … Continue reading

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‘Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues’ – Film Thoughts/Review

After ten years of waiting, finally a sequel to the cult comedy has arrived with ‘ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES’, with Will Ferrell returning as Ron Burgundy, as him and his team end up tackling 24 Hour News Channels. Originally … Continue reading

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‘MUD’ – Film Thoughts/Review

Jeff Nichols’ returns with more tales of the American outback following the excellent ‘Take Shelter’ with ‘MUD’, staring man of the moment (going through his McConausense) Matthew McConaughey,  Tye Sheridan, Jacob Loftland, Reese Witherspoon, Sarah Paulson, Sam Shepard and Michael … Continue reading

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‘Texas Chainsaw: 3D’ – Film Thoughts/Review

Ignoring its sequels, and the Michal Bay owned ‘Platinum Dunes’ remake and prequel, comes what is seen (well to the filmmakers – not so positive Tobe Hooper) to be the ‘proper’ sequel the 1974 classic ‘The Texas Chainsaw Massacre’, comes … Continue reading

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‘Broken City’ – Film Thoughts/Review

The talented Allen Hughes’ ‘BROKEN CITY’, is not only his first film away from his brother Albert, but is a crime thriller about Mark Wahlberg’s cop turned private eye who works for the Mayor of New York (Russell Crowe) to … Continue reading

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‘RED 2’ – Film Thoughts/Review

After becoming a under the radar success back in 2010, it was only inevitable that Lorenzo Di Bonaventura was goanna get a second instalment in the ‘other OAP action franchise’ based on a DC Comic, with ‘RED 2’. Bruce Willis … Continue reading

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‘The Incredible Burt Wonderstone’ – Film Thoughts/Review

The ‘INCREDIBLE BURT WONDERSTONE’ is a comedy about Steve Carell’s magician of the title, trying to get back his Las Vegas show, after a popular David Blaine/Kris Angel type figure (Jim Carrey) contemporary magic take away his audience, while trying … Continue reading

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