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Dead Cert (2010) Movie Review

Given the seemingly never ending popularity of the Brit gangster film, it was always inevitable that sooner or later someone...

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Centurion (2010) Movie Review

Give Neil Marshall a few thousand extras, broadswords, arrows, and let him stuff them all into grungy medieval conditions, and...

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The Cottage (2008) Movie Review

The British already know that writer-director Paul Andrew Williams is one to watch. His feature film debut, “London to Brighton”...

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The Backwoods (2006) Movie Review

John Boorman’s “Deliverance” gave birth to a new subgenre of films featuring middle class white men who desire the stoicism...

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The Baker (2007) Movie Review

Quirky hitman movies are nothing new, and unfortunately the plots themselves are, well, never anything overly original. After all, there...

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Exodus (2007) Movie Review

In late 2006, UK television company Channel 4 began to hype a film that ostensibly had the power to revolutionise...

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The Toybox (2005) Movie Review

Oh unbounded joy, another low-budget British horror DVD presents itself to me for review. Now, don’t get me wrong, I...

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Hot Fuzz (2007) Movie Review

“Hot Fuzz” is the latest offering from the writer/director team of Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright, whose last collaboration was...

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Children of Men (2006) Movie Review

“Children Of Men,” the latest film from rising Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron (“Y tu mama tambi’n”), asks a very curious...

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The Queen (2006) Movie Review

(Movie review by John C. Ford) In 2003, a well-regarded director of independent films spun Oscar gold from a wisp...

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Severance (2006) Movie Review

“Severance” is the latest from British horror hope Christopher Smith, who had a hit in 2004 with his excellent tube-bound...

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Wilderness (2006) Movie Review

“Wilderness”, Michael Bassett’s follow-up to his World War I horror movie “Death Watch” can best be described as “Lords of...

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Kidulthood (2006) Movie Review

“Gritty” is a word used far too often to categorise films. It appears that anything vaguely realistic or that plays...

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The Last Drop (2005) Movie Review

Parts “Kelly’s Heroes” and parts “Three Kings”, the British World War II movie “The Last Drop” sees a group of...

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The Tesseract (2003) Movie Review

“The Tesseract” sees Oxide Pang (“The Eye”) filming for the first time in the English language, and attempting to bring...

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Spirit Trap (2005) Movie Review

Stop me if you’ve heard this before: five college students move into an old derelict house and encounters strange going-ons...