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Connor Bolton

Connor Bolton is a Screenjabber contributor who likes his coffee the same colour as his comedy. He is a Pixar fanatic and an ardent gamer, Especially Nintendo.
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Transformers: The Game

Given the history of Traveller’s Tales and Activision — Toy Story, Spiderman, Lego Star Wars and Jedi Knight to name but a few great licenses — it’s hard to believe...

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Excellent

Jindabyne (DVD)

Ray Lawrence’s follow-up to his excellent Lantana had a lot of expectation riding on its shoulders. Happily, it’s every bit as good as you’d hope.

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Fair

Magicians (DVD)

A rather inauspicious leap to the big screen for British TV favourites Mitchell & Webb (Peep Show, That Mitchell & Webb Look) actually works much better on DVD.

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Average

December Boys

Daniel Radcliffe is wary of being typecast as Harry Potter. So in his first major film role away from the character he, um, plays an orphan.

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Great

Superbad

Superbad might sound like a cross between American Pie and Porky’s, with a smattering of every other teen comedy ever made, and that’s because, basically, that’s exactly what it is.

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Fair

Disturbia

Many are describing Disturbia as Rear Window with a teenage spin. There’s a good reason for that: Disturbia IS Rear Window with a teenage spin.

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Fair

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Fair

Shoot 'Em Up

There is a moment early in this insane action movie where Clive Owen’s character exclaims: "Sorry for the messy delivery." Old Clive isn’t being hypercritical of his own performance, though...

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Fair

3:10 To Yuma

Western movies are seen by many as legendary, but I’ve never quite figured out why. They have always seemed dull and, dare I say it, I’ve never warmed to the...

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Great

In The Hands Of The Gods review

What happens when a former drug dealer, a devout Christian, two failed footballers and a cheeky scouser decide to use their freestyle football skills to busk their way across America...