Movie Review of Fast and Furious 6

movie review of fast and furious 6

Does the latest instalment of the Fast and Furious franchise share the same amount of octane as it’s recent predecessor’s? Or does it die on the starting line? Tired of puns? Here’s my movie review of Fast and Furious 6. What Happened –       You didn’t think Dominic and the team would be hiding from the law for […]

Movie Review of Pain and Gain

Movie Review of Pain and Gain

THE SETUP: It’s the 90s! Spandex, fitness freaks, and the ME decade.  And what’s the best way to get to the top without even trying? Kidnap a rich dude, make him give you all his money, convince him not to press charges, drop him off somewhere and ride off into the steroid sunset. Unfortunately, this […]

Review: GI Joe: Retaliation

Greatest American Heroes

THE SETUP: Action figures from the 80s come to life to fight their arch-nemesis (or is this nemisi?), avenge their dead, clear their names, battle ninjas and fight the U.S. president. Hey, they aren’t called “action” figures for nothing. THE THOUGHTS:  I need to get two things off my chest. 1) I grew up with […]

Review: Fast Five

THE SETUP: When last we saw our heroes, Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel) was headed to jail while his sister Mia (Jordana Brewster) and partner in crime Brian O’Connor (Paul Walker) were set to break them out. What do you think happened? Now they’re on the run in Rio de Janeiro from the law (Dwayne Johnson) […]

Review: The Other Guys

Will Farrell Mark Wahlberg cop satire comedy

It’s been a good long while since we’ve been treated to a decent buddy cop movie. Well, now we have, and even a little more than decent. Adam McKay and Will Ferrell, who previously did Anchorman, Talladega Nights and Step Brothers, try their best at the buddy cop formula…succeeding a lot and failing at a […]