Review of 2012…with extras.

Okay, around this time last year – I had seen 47 films.  This year, taking into consideration my introduction into film journalism, my grand total for 2012 (so far) is…..69.  I think.  It’s kinda weak, but it just sets a target for next year 🙂 Making more of an effort to catch-up on classics like The Third Man, Brief Encounter and Black Narcissus, the films … Continue reading Review of 2012…with extras.

Chronicle – 4.5/5 stars

Like drama, indie and action, superhero movies are now becoming their own genre in the film world.  Origin films, however, are like the pit stain of the genre – it’s hard to set the right tone of how someone becomes a superhero without it becoming too…schmaltzy.   There are loads of films that focus too much on the ‘nobility’ of the “good they can do … Continue reading Chronicle – 4.5/5 stars