Category Archive: Film Reviews

The Counselor (2013)

The Counselor (2013) Sin is a choice. Interesting tagline for such a disastrous film. With a stellar cast such as Michael Fassbender, Javier Bardem and Brad Pitt attached to the picture, high profile… Continue reading

Dhoom: 3 (2013)

Dhoom 3 (2013)  After India’s answer to The Fast and the Furious (2001), Dhoom (2004) went on to become one of the highest grossing Hindi films of 2004 and the mega successful Dhoom:… Continue reading

Mere Brother Ki Dulhan (2011)

Mere Brother Ki Dulhan (2011) After several stints as an assistant director on other Yash Raj productions such as New York (2009) and Badmaa$h Company (2010), Ali Abbas Zafa’s directorial debut Mere Brother… Continue reading

The Lords of Salem (2012)

The Lords of Salem (2012) We’ve been waiting … we’ve always been waiting. Director Rob Zombie has had an interesting career thus far creating some bold pictures with House of 1,000 Corpses (2003)… Continue reading

Pacific Rim (2013)

Pacific Rim (2013) Go big or go extinct After getting as far as pre-production, then departing as director from the prequel to Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Hobbit, it was… Continue reading

American Hustle (2013)

American Hustle (2013) Everyone Hustles To Survive. Director David O. Russell is clearly hot property at the moment in Hollywood with The Fighter (2010) and Silver Linings Playbook (2012) both being critical and… Continue reading

Oblivion (2013)

Oblivion (2013) Earth is a memory worth fighting for. Making a return to the science-fiction genre, filmmaker Joseph Kosinski’s second directorial project is a sensory spectacle, adapting his original visual concept into a… Continue reading

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) Remember where the enemy is. With a plethora of fans already rooting for the film’s success, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire runs no real risk of disappointing… Continue reading

The Hunger Games (2012)

The Hunger Games (2012)  The World Will Be Watching In the current cinematic era of re-makes, sequels and superhero pictures it’s understandable how an original concept like The Hunger Games caught the attention… Continue reading

Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)

Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008) Saving the world is a hell of a job. While director Guillermo del Toro’s fantastical Hellboy received rave reviews when released back in 2004, it didn’t necessarily… Continue reading