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Crimson Tide (1995) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Crimson Tide (1995) Directed by Tony Scott. With Gene Hackman, Denzel Washington, Viggo Mortensen, George Dzundza, Matt Craven and James Gandolfini. Tony Scott’s adeptness in the playground of male bravado continues with Crimson Tide, a brink-of-disaster submarine drama in which … Continue reading

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Marooned (1969) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Marooned (1969) Directed by John Sturges. With Gregory Peck, Gene Hackman, Richard Crenna, David Janssen, James Franciscus, Lee Grant and Nancy Kovack. Released in 1969, just four months after the Apollo 11 moon landings, John Sturges’ outer space drama (based … Continue reading

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Extreme Measures (1996) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Extreme Measures (1996) Directed by Michael Apted. With Hugh Grant, Gene Hackman, Sarah Jessica Parker and David Morse. Coming two years after his breakout performance in the acclaimed British comedy, Four Weddings and a Funeral, actor Hugh Grant attempts to … Continue reading

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Superman IV: The Quest For Peace (1987) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Superman IV: The Quest For Peace (1987) Directed by Sidney J Furie. With Christopher Reeve, Gene Hackman, Margot Kidder, Jackie Cooper, Marc McClure. After the disappointment that was Superman III, you might be forgiven for thinking things could only get … Continue reading

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Superman III (1983) Film Review By Gareth Rhodes

Superman III (1983) Directed by Richard Lester. With Christopher Reeve, Richard Pryor, Robert Vaughn, Annette O Toole, Pamela Stephenson, Annie Ross, Margot Kidder and Jackie Cooper. I often wish I could see Superman III through the same six year-old eyes … Continue reading

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Superman II (1980) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Superman II (1980) Directed by Richard Lester. With Christopher Reeve, Gene Hackman, Terrence Stamp, Margot Kidder, Sarah Douglas, Jackie Cooper and Jack O’ Halloran. After a quick read-up on the considerable troubles that plagued the production of Richard Donner’s Superman II, … Continue reading

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Superman (1978) Film Review By Gareth Rhodes

Superman (1978) Directed by Richard Donner. With Christopher Reeve, Gene Hackman, Margot Kidder, Marlon Brando, Ned Beatty, Jackie Cooper, Valerie Perrine, Marc McClure. With the post production, CG manipulation available to directors of the digital era, it’s easy for anyone … Continue reading

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