Movie Reviews

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WoW: Burning Crusade

The long-awaited expansion pack to World of Warcraft has been on the shelves for a few days now and it's already an instant hit, with nearly 2.4million copies sold in...

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INTERVIEW Sylvester Stallone

Some 30 years since the first (Oscar-winning) Rocky, and 17 years since the (seriously awful) Rocky V, Sylvester Stallone has brought the "Italian Stallion" back for a final time in...

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Superb

Black Book

It’s interesting that, with the exception of Saving Private Ryan, it’s been some years since Hollywood threw its weight behind a truly powerful war film.

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Superb

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Fair

Rocky Balboa

With a discernible lack of box office success in recent years, Sly Stallone has turned once again to his old hits and brought his two big characters out of retirement.

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Great

The Pursuit of Happyness

The story of Chris Gardner — homeless single father battles poverty to get his break and protects his son as fate dumps several tons of misery on them — is...

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Fair

Smokin' Aces review

With the Mafia all but eliminated, a testimony against the family comes back to bite wannabe gangster Buddy ‘Aces’ Israel (Piven) when the Don offers $1 million for someone to...

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Great

The Last King of Scotland

Loosely based on real events, The Last King of Scotland is an eye-popping drama about the rise to, and abuse of, power of Idi Amin.

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Fair

Apocalypto

How do you follow up a brutal religious epic? Well, if you’re Mel Gibson you follow it up with, er, a brutal sort-of religious epic.

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Fair

Employee of the Month

Extra, extra, read all about it. Jessica Simpson in actually-quite-good shock. With a less than stellar music career and a film CV that runs to, er, The Dukes of Hazzard...