Nick Bown

Nick Bown

Nick Bown is Screenjabber's Technical Director and occasionally finds the time to write as part of the Games team. Hailing from a time when computer games came on tape and consoles had wood effect cases, Nick has been gaming for a while and regularly enjoys PC and console titles. As a hardware nerd, he can often be found tinkering with the innards of gaming rigs and servers or explaining the difference between L2 cache and system RAM to those keen to take their gaming hardware to the next level!
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Poor

Hatchet

Writing a review for Hatchet is almost pointless. Devotees of the horror genre will see this no matter what the critics say.

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Good

Feast of Love

Seen through the eyes of professor and writer Harry Stevenson (Freeman), this is the story of a small town woven together by happy accidents, desperate tragedies, and of course love...

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Great

The Ramones: It's Alive 1974-1996 (DVD)

From early scratchily-taped performances at legendary venue CBGBs, to playing on British stalwart pop shows like The Old Grey Whistle Test and Top of the Pop, this is a fantastic...

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INTERVIEW In The Hands Of The Gods

In the Hands of the Gods, a low-budget documentary following five freestyle footballers journey across the Americas to meet their hero Diego Maradona, made a splash at the Cannes film...

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INTERVIEW Kenny

A working man with real class Meet Kenny Smyth, a humble Melbourne plumber who has been flushed ... sorry, thrust ...

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Great

Zodiac (DVD)

This is not the first film to be made based on the infamous San Francisco serial killer who caled himself Zodiac — that honour goes to 1971's The Zodiac Killer...

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Superb

Kenny

Look out Rob Reiner and Chris Guest — your reign as kings of the mockumentary is over.

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Fair

The Brave One

A new Jodie Foster movie is always something to get excited about. She makes so few these days — just eight in the past 10 years — that we’re generally...

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Poor

Hot Rod

Hot Rod — or, to give it a more accurate title, Napoleon Dynamite: The Stunt Years — is a strange film.

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Fair

Michael Clayton

The last time George Clooney was a lawyer was in the ill-received romantic-comedy from the Coens, Intolerable Cruelty. As in Syriana, Clooney’s eponymous Michael Clayton is another shady character.