Best of Amazon Prime: Oz review

I recently decided to rewatch Oz after seeing it pop up on Amazon Prime (Amazon Prime includes a Netflix style streaming service, and is apparently not named after the leader of a tribe of warrior women Autobots). I…

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Automata review

Automata is an extremely good looking film, it has a grainy, gritty sci-fi look that is reminiscent of District 9 with nods to Blade Runner, although the dusty desert scenes and girly robots do also bring…

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True Detective and Plagiarism

True Detective and plagiarism is something I have mentioned before when I wrote my review, but it is now something that has gained traction – being reported here by the BBC. I found this article on Flavourwire that…

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Snowpiercer Review

Snowpiercer is the latest film from Korean director Bong Joon-ho, creator of the slightly overrated yet highest grossing Korean film ever, The Host. It’s a joint Korean and American film (based on a French graphic novel)…

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True Detective Review

True Detective – what sort of a name for a show is that? It would be better if the character’s name was Detective Rustin True, that way it would have been clever. Still, it’s not like…

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Attack On Titan Series One

Anime is not something I really admit to watching much, like German dungeon porn, videos of Lego on Youtube and Michael Bay films. It’s not that I find all anime embarrassing, it’s just that as far…

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Utopia Review

Utopia is one of those shows that slipped completely under my radar when it aired at the start of the year. To be obnoxiously blunt and narrowminded, I tend to ignore most British drama series because…

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Five of the best brightly coloured films

The colours in films are increasingly desaturated – from the gradual darkening of hues in the the Harry Potter films to the predominantly dark tones used to represent gritty, realistic settings for unrealistic characters like Superman….

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Hannibal the TV Show

To be honest I am not a big fan of Silence of the Lambs, nor the sequels and prequels that followed. I like a good serial killer as much as the next guy, and I have…

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