Movie Reviews

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Poor

Sunshine

Oh Danny Boyle. A dazzling debut in Shallow Grave. A superb follow-up with Trainspotting. And then a downward spiral of quite alarming rapidity with A Life Less Ordinary (which was,...

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8

Great

Blades of Glory

Blades of Glory sees Will Ferrell do for ice-skating what he did for newsreaders in Anchorman. And racing drivers in Talladega Nights. And elves in... well, you get the point.

4

Poor

The Messengers

Like Sunshine, The Messengers starts with great promise before falling apart at the end. If anything, the ending is even more disappointing than Danny Boyle’s overblown epic: you kind of...

4

Poor

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6

Fair

Mr Bean’s Holiday

I confess I was looking forward to this about as much as root canal work. Mr Bean started out in 1990 as a clever idea and quickly turned into a...

6

Fair

300 review

With hordes of buff blokes wearing leather undies and little else, you’d be forgiven for thinking that 300 is some sort of chick flick. But it’s not.

4

Poor

Meet The Robinsons

This latest Disney cartoon is a strange beast indeed. Graphically, it’s one of their best — a CGI creation with real warmth, an utterly charming style and amazing fluidity.

8

Great

TMNT

Those angst-ridden, ass-kicking avengers with attitude are back in action, dudes. More than a decade after their last big-screen outing, the Turtles return to do what they do best —...