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Great

King Kong

Jackson’s re-imagining of King Kong is quite possibly the finest movie ever made. Critics have already hailed it as the first bonafide contender to dethrone James Cameron’s Titanic as the...

8

Great

Transformers

Hurrah, hallelujah and break out the bubbly. For the first time in a long time indeed, we have a blockbuster that is truly worthy of the title.

8

Great

Harry Potter & The Order of The Phoenix

Prepare yourselves as Pottermania hits once more. This time, though, it’s a double dose. Not only do we have this, the fifth film in the series, but the seventh —...

8

Great

Ten Canoes

In this year of threequels and action blockbusters, it’s hard to know how to review Ten Canoes — a film in which very little actually happens, very slowly indeed.

6

Fair

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End

At World’s End suggests the sort of place where you’ll be staring into an abyss, the thing stretching on and on before you, with no sign of ending.

9

Excellent

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X-Men: The Last Stand

Already respected round these parts for being one of the more intelligent movie franchises, there’s a fair amount of pressure on this third (possibly final) part of the X-Men series.

6

Fair

My Best Friend

An interesting companion piece to Daniel Auteuil’s last fluffy comedy The Closet, Patrice Leconte’s charming and agreeably silly film gives this great, crumple-faced actor the chance to show his comedic abilities.

4

Poor

Fast Food Nation

Based on Eric Schlosser’s best-selling exposé of the fast food industry, Fast Food Nation is a fictional interpretation of the dodgy practices behind that multi-billion-dollar business.

6

Fair