Archive for August, 2012

Released almost exactly five years after The Bourne Ultimatum hit UK cinema screens, The Bourne Legacy brings the world of Operation Tredstone back to life. Unlike the previous trilogy however, this film doesn’t star Matt Damon or his character Jason Bourne (or any of Bourne’s numerous aliases for that matter.) It instead focuses on Aaron […]


The Expendables 2 is possibly the most ridiculous film I have ever seen. It’s not a horrible film by any stretch of the imagination, it’s also, sadly, nowhere near as good as the first instalment which was released in 2010. But it’s incredibly ridiculous. I get the whole idea of the premise; like the first […]


Brave

17Aug12

Recently there’s been a tradition of sorts that every summer; a new Pixar film is released. Personally I’ve been a fan of Pixar movies since I first saw Toy Story as a ten- year- old, so I have no issue with this concept. Brave, the latest Pixar release is promoted as being markedly different from […]


TED

06Aug12

When Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane announced his debut film TED, one question was on the lips of most fans and critics of MacFarlane’s work, “Is TED a Family Guy movie?” In a nutshell, yes it is. While none of Family Guy’s traditional characters appear in this live action movie, the plotline and humour of […]