Killing Them Softly Review

When you’ve written and directed Chopper and The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford you’ve got a lot to live up to; and so Andrew Dominik stepped up to the mark with Killing Them Softly, a film noir that is really very, very good. Killing Them Softly is a story about opportunity…Read more Killing Them Softly Review

Ice Age: Continental Drift Review

I have a bit of a soft spot for the Ice Age movies; they are my guilty pleasure if you like. Most of this is down to Scrat and his adventures with acorns and Sid, expertly voiced by John Leguizamo. That said, I wasn’t that excited about the prospect of a fourth movie, I wasn’t…Read more Ice Age: Continental Drift Review

Paranorman – How To Hammer Home A Message

There’s a huge difference between American animation, be it stop motion or otherwise, and British animation. This difference is as apparent as anywhere if you look at Paranorman and, say, pretty much any other animation of the same type, from any country really. You see, films generally have messages, not all do, but most. Those…Read more Paranorman – How To Hammer Home A Message