Gangster Squad – 2/5 stars

When you look forward to a film for months, the chances of it being a disappointment sometimes never come to mind…right up until you see the first few minutes.  From then on, the highly-anticipated film ends up being an unfortunate disappointment.  It is a shame this happened in the first few weeks of the new year.   Gangster Squad is the latest film by Zombieland … Continue reading Gangster Squad – 2/5 stars

Review of 2011 with a twist

This year has been pretty poor. According to my calculations, I have seen 47 films this year.   In some eyes, it’s quite an achievement.  In others, it’s pathetic.  Strangely enough, I am leaning towards the latter.  I have missed out on offerings like Midnight in Paris and 50/50 to go to films like Hugo and Green Hornet. D’oh! An eclectic mix of films has been watched this year … Continue reading Review of 2011 with a twist