The Long Long List of Movie Shame

Films I need to see

I’m a movie geek. There’s no denying that. Why do I write about movies? Because it saves my friends valuable time from having to listen to me talk to them about movies. As a lover of film, I’m always looking to fill the gaps of ones I may have missed. Either because I wasn’t aware of […]

Review: Sherlock Holmes

Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law as british detectives

In the current Hollywood tradition of rebooting big franchises (Batman, James Bond), Sherlock Holmes is another success – a gritty, fun, and new portrayal of the world’s greatest detective. Guy Ritchie takes the same England underbelly that has served him so well in the past and imposes it on Victorian times to give Sherlock Holmes […]

Review: District 9

Aliens living in ghettos rebel

If you see only one alien immigrant apartheid fake docu-drama this year, it’s got to be District 9. District 9 is a fun, far more action-oriented movie than I was anticipating.  Populated by no-name actors (well, not to their moms) and directed by a VFS drop-out, this is probably one of the better summer movies […]