Columbus Short

5

Average

The Losers review (Blu-ray)

The Losers plays like a modern version of that hoary old TV series, The A-Team. Morgan is the Hannibal Smith-type character, the grizzled leader of a small black ops team...

6

Fair

Armored review (Blu-ray)

Antal’s 2003 film Kontroll had a strong '80s flavour; an unusual setting, broadly-delineated characters with little background, and an emphasis on entertaining action.

5

Average

Death at a Funeral review

Chris Rock is the instigator of this US remake of the 2007 comedy. He felt its white British sensibilities could be well tailored for an American black audience, and on...

4

Poor

The Losers review

While we wait with bated breath for the movie of The A-Team here's something to tide you over. The Losers plays like a modern version of that hoary old TV series.

6

Fair

Armored

Antal’s 2003 film Kontroll had a strong '80s flavour; an unusual setting, broadly-delineated characters with little background, and an emphasis on entertaining action.

8

Great

Quarantine (Blu-ray)

In 2007, the Spanish movie REC generated an impressive buzz on the festival circuit as horror genre fan-boys — myself included — praised it as being one of the scariest movies...

8

Great

Quarantine

In 2007, the Spanish movie REC generated an impressive buzz on the festival circuit as horror genre fan-boys — myself included — praised it as being one of the scariest movies...

6

Fair

This Christmas

Seasonal films these days tend to be dreary ‘comedies’ or big-budget fantasy epics. It may well have started with the Lord of the Rings trilogy but the ongoing Harry Potter...