Archive for October, 2012



My earliest memory of James Bond is of Roger Moore in A View to a Kill, as a child of the mid-eighties, Moore’s tongue- in- cheek portrayal of Bond was always likely to serve as my introduction to the character. As I grew older my love for 007 grew as Pierce Brosnan took the number […]

Taken 2


Taken 2 is a silly, silly film. Picking up where the original Taken film left off, we see Bryan Mills (Liam Neeson) living his life in relative tranquility, worrying about his daughter Kim (Maggie Grace) and his ex-wife Lenore (Famke Janssen). All seems to be just dandy in Bryan’s life, but in Albania, the relatives […]



I finally got around to seeing Looper last night. Billed as the greatest sci-fi film since The Matrix, Looper had a lot of hype to live up to. Looper follows the story of Joe (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) an assassin who specializes in deposing of targets from the future. He’s known as a Looper (hence the film’s […]

The Campaign


Many a film has been made throughout the history of cinema about political campaigns, some are serious, some are funny and others are documentaries. What I’m saying is that The Campaign is a concept that has been tried and tested to varying levels of success many, many times before. The Campaign features a traditional idea, […]