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Ghostbusters (1984) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Ghostbusters (1984) Directed by Ivan Reitman. With Bill Murray, Dan Ackroyd, Harold Ramis, Sigourney Weaver, Ernie Hudson, Rick Moranis, Annie Potts and William Atherton. As blockbusters go, they don’t come more unusual than Ivan Reitman’s Ghostbusters. The brainchild of SNL … Continue reading

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Alien (1979) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Alien (1979) Directed by Ridley Scott. With Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Ian Holm, Yaphet Kotto, Harry Dean Stanton and Veronica Cartwright. I’d like to put “In space, no one can hear you scream” forward as the greatest ever movie … Continue reading

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Aliens (1986) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Aliens (1986) Directed by James Cameron. With Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Carrie Henn, Lance Henriksen, Bill Paxton and Paul Reiser. James Cameron is a man of many notable achievements. Not only is he an Oscar-winning director who can boast to … Continue reading

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Working Girl (1988) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Working Girl (1988) Directed by Mike Nichols. With Melanie Griffith, Harrison Ford, Sigourney Weaver, Alec Baldwin and Joan Cusack. With an array of Academy Award nominations bestowed upon on it, including three nods in acting categories and one for Best … Continue reading

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Avatar (2009) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Avatar (2009) Directed by James Cameron. With Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, Joel David Moore, Wes Studi and Giovanni Ribisi. What’s left to say? To date, the biggest grossing film of all time, the springboard … Continue reading

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Prometheus (2012) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Prometheus (2012) Directed by Ridley Scott. With Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron, Guy Pearce and Idris Elba Ever since George Lucas drop-kicked me in the privates with his Star Wars back stories, the word ‘prequel’ has been a dirty … Continue reading

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Rampart (2011) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Rampart (2011) Directed by Oren Moverman. With Woody Harrelson, Ned Beatty, Sigourney Weaver, Robin Wright and Ben Foster. If I were assessing Rampart on strength of its performances alone, then we might be discussing a potential film of the year. Unfortunately … Continue reading

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