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Hell or High Water (2016) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Hell or High Water (2016) Directed by David Mackenzie • Written by Taylor Sheridan With Ben Foster, Chris Pine, Jeff Bridges and Gil Birmingham A collaboration between Starred Up director David Mackenze and Sicario writer, Taylor Sheridan, Hell or High Water … Continue reading

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Open Range (2003) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Open Range (2003) Directed by Kevin Costner. With Kevin Costner, Robert Duvall, Annette Bening, Michael Gambon and Diego Luna.  The third, and to date last directorial offering from actor-director Kevin Costner, Open Range, is a revenge-cum-romantic drama set in the Old … Continue reading

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Young Guns II: Blaze of Glory (1990) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Young Guns II: Blaze of Glory (1990) Directed by Geoff Murphy. With Emilio Estevez, Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Christian Slater, Alan Ruck and William Petersen.  Geoff Murphy takes the directorial reigns for Young Guns II: Blaze of Glory, adding … Continue reading

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Young Guns (1988) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Young Guns (1988) Directed by Christopher Cain. With Emilio Estevez, Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Casey Siemaszko, Charlie Sheen, Dermot Mulroney, Terence Stamp and Jack Palance.  Young Guns is an example of a film elevated by the fun of watching … Continue reading

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Red Hill (2010) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Red Hill (2010) Directed by Patrick Hughes. With Ryan Kwanten, Steve Bisley and Tommy Lewis. Writer and director Patrick Hughes’ first feature length release (he’s since been hired to direct The Expendables 3), is a modern day, revenge fuelled western … Continue reading

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True Grit (2011) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

True Grit (2011) Directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. With Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Josh Brolin and Hailee Steinfeld. So…it turns out they do make ’em like they used to! More than that – they make ’em better. I recall … Continue reading

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