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Fracture (2007) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Fracture (2007) Directed by Gregory Hoblit. With Anthony Hopkins, Ryan Gosling, David Starthairn and Rosamund Pike.  Los Angeles. A confident lawyer (Gosling) takes a seemingly straightforward conviction case to prosecute a man (Anthony Hopkins) who has confessed to the attempted … Continue reading

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Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992) Directed by Francis Ford Coppola. With Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Keanu Reeves, Anthony Hopkins, Tom Waits, Richard E. Grant and Sadie Frost. ‘Francis Ford Coppola’s Dracula’ – that’s what this movie interpretation of Bram Stoker’s celebrated … Continue reading

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Hitchcock (2012) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Hitchcock (2012) Directed by Sacha Gervasi. With Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Biel, Danny Huston, Toni Collette and Michael Wincott. It’s interesting that we find ourselves at a point in time when there are non-fiction films being made … Continue reading

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The Silence of the Lambs (1991) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Silence of the Lambs (1991) Directed by Jonathan Demme. With Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Scott Glenn and Ted Levine. Film and television are often guilty of tonally sanitising subject matter dealing with murder. Think of TV shows like Castle … Continue reading

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Hannibal (2001) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Hannibal (2001) Directed by Ridley Scott. With Anthony Hopkins, Julianne Moore, Gary Oldman, Ray Liotta and Giancarlo Giannini. Between releases of The Silence of the Lambs and Hannibal, 10 years had passed. With any ordinary ‘franchise’ (a word Dr Lecter … Continue reading

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Freejack (1992) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Freejack (1992) Directed by Geoff Murphy. With Emilio Estevez, Mick Jagger, Rene Russo and Anthony Hopkins. Based on a novel by Robert Sheckley, adapted by three different screenwriters and with an eye-catching cast including Emilio Estevez, Mick Jagger and Anthony … Continue reading

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Thor: The Dark World (2013) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Thor: The Dark World (2013) Directed Alan Taylor. With Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Anthony Hopkins, Tom Hiddleston, Christopher Eccleston and Idris Elba. In the wake of Joss Whedon’s ground-breaking superhero team-up, Avengers Assemble, the universe of characters and situations belonging … Continue reading

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