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Spaceballs (1987) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Spaceballs (1987) Directed by Mel Brooks. With Bill Pullman, John Candy, Rick Moranis, Mel Brooks, Daphne Zuniga and Dick Van Patten. In the years since Spaceballs, every man and his Wookie has had a swipe at/with Star Wars. Present day, … Continue reading

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Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005) Directed by George Lucas. With Hayden Christensen, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Ian McDiarmid, Frank Oz, Samuel L Jackson, Jimmy Smits and Christopher Lee. Upon release, many fans saw this third and … Continue reading

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John Carter (2012) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

John Carter (2012) Directed by Andrew Stanton. With Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Willem Dafoe, Samantha Morton, Mark Strong, Dominic West and Thomas Haden Church. I could write a very short and concise review for John Carter (of Mars) which would … 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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The People vs George Lucas (2010) Film review by Gareth Rhodes

The People vs George Lucas (2010) Directed by Alexandre O. Philippe. That this film exists is testament alone to the influence that film-maker George Lucas has had in the thirty-five years since the release of Star Wars. The aim of … Continue reading

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The Matrix (1999) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Matrix (1999) Directed by Andy Wachowski and Lana Wachowski. With Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving and Joe Pantoliano. “Do you want to know what it is?” Frankly, by 2012, you ought to know already. The Matrix … Continue reading

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