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Wall-E, one of the best actors who ever lived, comes to life [Video + Classic BR Review]

POSTED IN:  by Carl Johnson, Jul 2, 2012 at 00:00 EST
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With main characters that utter almost no dialogue, WALL-E is brilliant visual storytelling that drives this animated epic into classic territory, as Pixar Animation ventures into the future, into space, and into photo-realistic computer animation. More »

The Boat That Rocked – set sail or stay in port?

POSTED IN:  by Joe Grace, Apr 17, 2012 at 00:00 EST
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Q: Why are pirates called pirates?
A: Because they “Arrrrrrrrrrrrrrre”!
That, my friends, is one of my favourite jokes. I’m fully aware that this may undermine any right I have to sit in judgement of this comedy film, but I don’t care…  More »

Look UP: is this Pixar’s all-time best Blu-ray?

POSTED IN:  by Joel Goodbody, Apr 10, 2012 at 00:01 EST
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Another year, another offering from Pixar beloved by critics and adults and kids and whoever else has a functional heart and brain. Somehow, Pixar manages to cultivate wonderful creativity and originality in almost every film they make… More »

Trainspotting: Ultimate Collector’s Edition – Danny Boyle’s classic still resonates on Blu-ray

POSTED IN:  by Joe Grace, Feb 10, 2012 at 00:00 EST
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There was a time when an altogether more youthful version of the person writing this review believed that “heroin” meant “really brave lady”, and “smack” was what you got for hitting Rachel Sillett over the head with a broom handle at nursery. Ah, the sweet innocence of youth. More »

The need for news, speed of tech and buzz of New York media hits hard in this docu film

POSTED IN:  by Adam Doree, Oct 20, 2011 at 02:46 EST
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Anyone with a passing interest in publishing and media should check out the incisive documentary film, Page One: Inside The New York Times. While focusing mainly on the story of one iconic newspaper, it broadly examines the struggle of one news medium while looking beyond the obvious face of that which is replacing it. More »

Did First Class make X-Men movies great again?

POSTED IN:  by Ayman Abdel Jaber, Aug 17, 2011 at 12:51 EST
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One of this summer’s biggest blockbuster movies, X-Men: First Class, boldly attempts to entertain us by telling us what we already knew. More »

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