Every so often a film seems to be branded ‘the new Matrix’ because it’s intelligent concept sci-fi that makes a shitload of money. The last big one was Inception and now, following in that same vein, we have Rian Johnson’s Looper, a time travel movie [...]
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There must come a point when Hollywood finally realises that it’s exhausted every conceivable plotline for expensive movies. This feels a little like one of those moments. We’ve had so many movies about cars and boats and planes, and it’s all got a little bit [...]
I’m someone who’s willing to put my hands up and admit that I preferred Batman Begins to The Dark Knight. I prefer preamble to action, brooding awakenings to car chases. I am not an action movie man but Chris Nolan is a sufficiently intelligent filmmaker [...]
Watched it? Starring Academy Award winners Christian Bale, Michael Caine and Morgan Freeman, Academy Award Nominees Gary Oldman and Anne Hathaway, Shot by Academy Award Winning Cinematographer Wally Pfister, Written and Directed by Academy Award Nominee Christopher Nolan. Sound like award bait yet? This creepily [...]
Originally titled ‘I’m With Cancer’ 50/50 is a kind-of-comedy about coming to terms with your mortality and the shittiness of your healthy life. The basic set up sees Joseph Gordon-Levitt (he of couldn’t-be-trendier-right-now fame (I need to ease up with the hyphens)(and brackets)) get cancer [...]