Real Steel

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You’d be forgiven for wanting to simply dismiss this movie as stupid based on its premise along – robot boxing, but this film has a little more to it that makes it surprisingly entertaining. I think what gives it just that little bit more substance than you might expect is the very human story of […]

X-Men Origins: Wolverine

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  Is there really anything cooler than a guy with claws that come out of his fist? I don’t think so. Being a film about Wolverine, all it needed to do was not suck in order to be a good film in my books, and you know what? It didn’t suck. In some ways this […]

Australia

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It is very clear Australia is not quite the movie it wishes it was. Being in New Zealand I completely missed all the hype for the movie, where it was greeted with general indifference. After sitting through it, that indifference is richly deserved. It is not a bad movie, but it isn’t a grand sweeping […]