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The Island (2005) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Island (2005) Directed by Michael Bay. With Ewan McGregor, Scarlett Johansson, Djimon Hounsou, Sean Bean, Steve Buscemi, Michael Clarke Duncan and Ethan Phillips. Notable for being the debut of screen-writing duo Alex Kurtzman and Robert Orci, The Island is … Continue reading

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Deep Impact (1998) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Deep Impact (1998) Directed by Mimi Leder • Written by Bruce Joel Rubin and Michael Tolkin. With Robert Duvall, Tea Leoni, Elijah Wood, James Cromwell and Morgan Freeman. 1998 was the year of the killer comet face-off. In one corner, … Continue reading

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The Final Countdown (1980) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Final Countdown (1980) Directed by Don Taylor. With Kirk Douglas, Martin Sheen and Katharine Ross. First of all relax, for there’s nary a bar of ‘Europe’s’ awful 80’s glam rock power ballad of the same name in this time-warping … Continue reading

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Avengers Assemble (2012) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Avengers Assemble (2012) Directed by Joss Whedon. With Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Samuel L Jackson, Jeremy Renner and Tom Hiddleston. In the same way that any superhero sequel benefits from all the hoops … Continue reading

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