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San Andreas (2015) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

San Andreas (2015) Directed by Brad Peyton. With Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino, Paul Giamatti and Alexandra Daddario. I have an illogical weakness for Hollywood disaster epics. One day, I’m hoping to see a good one. Over the past few decades, … Continue reading

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Win Win (2011) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Win Win (2011) Directed by Thomas McCarthy. With Paul Giamatti, Alex Shaffer, Amy Ryan, Jeffrey Tambor, Bobby Cannavale, Burt Young, Melanie Lynskey. Written and directed by Thomas McCarthy, Win Win tells the story of a luckless lawyer and part-time wrestling … Continue reading

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Cosmopolis (2012) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Cosmopolis (2012) Directed by David Cronenberg. With Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche, Kevin Durand, Samantha Morton, Sarah Gadon and Paul Giamatti. Cosmopolis is the kind of self-indulgent garbage that makes you dread ever watching another film again. Written and directed by … Continue reading

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) Directed by Marc Webb. With Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Dane DeHaan, Sally Field and Jamie Foxx. Spider-Meh, Spider-Meh, does whatever… That alone would be a fitting review of the first two not-amazing films of this … Continue reading

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Saving Mr Banks (2013) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Saving Mr Banks (2013) Directed by John Lee Hancock. With Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks, Annie Rose Buckley, Colin Farrell, Ruth Wilson, Paul Giamatti, Kathy Baker and Bradley Whitford. Saving Mr Banks is the story behind the story of the pre-production … Continue reading

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Sideways (2004) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Sideways (2004) Directed by Alexander Payne. With Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church, Virginia Madsen and Sandra Oh. Adapted from Rex Pickett’s 2004 novel of the same name, Alexander Payne’s road movie to the Californian wine country is a two hour … Continue reading

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