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Movie Review: The Railway Man

December 28, 2013 2 min to read

Movie Review: The Railway Man

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Arriving in theatres January 2014 is The Railway Man, a movie to give new meaning to the legends of war stories such as Schindler’s List and The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas. Through the eyes of British soldier, Eric Lomax we are captured with fellow soldiers who have been caught by the Japanese after the surrender of Singapore in W...

Movie Review: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

December 11, 2013 2 min to read

Movie Review: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

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Walter Mitty is a snooze you lose day-dreamer and in 1947 no one knew how to play the day-dreamer better than Danny Kaye. The Samuel Goldwyn film constructed from the short story work  James Thurber was a success and I should know. My 13yo loved watching The Secret Life of Walter Mitty at Grandma and Granddad’s so it had the legs...

Movie Review: Enders Game

December 6, 2013 2 min to read

Movie Review: Enders Game

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The latest sci-fi movie Enders Game aimed at the younger audience comes in with a mixture of teenage Battlestar Galactica angst then loads it with a hint of a Hunger Games survival story. In Enders Game Earth has survived an onslaught attack from the Formics, an alien race of insect like creatures. It was only due to the heroic sacr...

Movie Review: Beyond the Edge

October 21, 2013 2 min to read

Movie Review: Beyond the Edge

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Beyond the Edge is a stunning 3D vista of a movie that we should treasure and promote for its unique way of focusing our gaze. Many historical documentaries seek to give us a view through a long lens back to the past. With Beyond the Edge we should be proud that the storytellers have actually transported us back to walk through 1953...

Movie Review: Prisoners

October 18, 2013 2 min to read

Movie Review: Prisoners

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This ‘out of nowhere’ movie about a kidnapping that will shake parents to the core is gaining a lot of support for writer Aaron Guzikowski. The writer of Contraband can thank Mark Wahlberg for taking a script that had little attention and driving it to the point we have a tension filled masterpiece on screen. The mere thought of...