Movie Reviews

10

Superb

6

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.

8

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...

6

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...

8

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.

6

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.

6

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...

6

Fair

0

Games: CES 2007

It seems appropriate that Las Vegas is itself the setting for a half-decent shoot’em-up, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six — it’s so mad and artificial that it feels really quite plausible...

0