I’d been waiting a long time for this film to come along. Growing up it always bugged me that the worlds depicted in superhero films were always so self-contained. Batman would never run into Superman or Spider-Man never called on the X-Men for help. Due to tight restrictions on trademarks, studio control meant that the […]
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For some films it’s hard to remain objective, a detached observer able to critique and analyse with an open mind. In this case, the Watchmen graphic novel made such a terrific impact on me as a teenager that there’s no way I could write an objective review of the film. Though completely separate entities, my […]
Action-filled new version of a classic comic character, closer to comics than Ang Lee’s Hulk.
Disappointingly cheesy comic adaptation let down by bad performances and unfocused tone.
Exciting, realistic and credible action, with Daniel Craig delivering an amazing performance.
Violent and sexy blaxploitation classic with Pam Grier kicking ass and killing drug dealers.
Loud and violent actioner with kinetic visuals and a surrealist attitude: GTA come to life.
Is this remake a drama or an action film? No-one seems to know, especially the director.