MOVIES

THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL

A much-loved, science-fiction classic that is given a bloated, big-budget makeover; which results in a film with a poorly executed plot and under whelming visual … Read more

BEDTIME STORIES

Adam Sandler stars as Skeeter Bronson in this film with multiple thinly woven sub-plots. Bronson initially appears as a Billy Madison-like character whose role in … Read more

YES MEN

Jim Carrey is staking his reputation on the romantic-comedy Yes Man, for a pay cheque is dependent on the film turning a profit. And the … Read more

GHOST TOWN

Bertram Pincus (Ricky Gervais), a New York dentist, hates interacting with people. As a result he has no meaningful relationships.  However, after a seemingly routine … Read more

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

David Fincher directs Eric Roth’s epic adaptation of the F. Scott Fitzgerald story of the same name. Over the course of nearly three hours, the … Read more

RACHEL’S GETTING MARRIED

Anne Hathaway stars as Kim ‘the public’s kinda afraid of me’ Buchman- the black sheep of the family. She is fresh from rehab and forced … Read more

FOUR HOLIDAYS

There is much to love about Christmas ‘ greeting cards, gluttony, gift-giving ‘ but also much to loathe. This romantic comedy focuses on the latter, … Read more

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Somewhere within the storm of hype surrounding that Penelope Cruz/Scarlett Johansson kiss is the intelligent, romantic film that Woody Allen had planned to make. Luckily … Read more

PRIDE AND GLORY

Edward Norton stars as Ray Tierney- a NYPD detective called by his father and chieftain, Francis (Jon Voight) to investigate a drug raid gone wrong … Read more

Monsters vs. Aliens

Mention ‘3-D’, and you immediately visualise cardboard glasses with green and red-coloured cellophane for lenses. This is what Jeffrey Katzenberg, CEO of Dreamworks Animation, describes … Read more