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Ex Machina

Ex Machina – not the movie you’ll expect from the trailers. Alex Garland’s stylish sci-fi thriller Ex Machina is out on limited release today (with full general UK release on Friday 23rd).  The film tells the story of a young programmer at the world’s largest internet company who wins a competition to spend a week at the […]

Interstellar 2014 Review

Interstellar 2014 Film Review FilmBlast™ Ratings Overall: Film Blast Off™ Visuals 9/10 Audio 8/10 Story 8/10 Summary: A Movie that will have you thinking about the very nature of time, space and our purpose here.. and maybe .. everywhere. If you like Sci-Fi, you’ll love it.. Most Like: Gravity, Many Old school Sci-Fi/Anime. Produced by […]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2014

FilmBlast: 8/10 Blast Off Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2014 is becoming the biggest unexpected success of 2014. For those of us that grew up during the era of the Turtles, it’s a comic myth which feels as deep as that of the Batman. The opening sequence is truly beautiful art, and for those of you […]

The Equalizer

FilmBlast: 8/10 The Equalizer is a movie that lives up to the trailer – if you like the genre. We’re clear that is stepped up the bar around several areas, which we’ll let you enjoy to experience. There are some more intelligent nods than in most action movies.. the old man and the sea.. and others. […]

The Butler

Forest Whitaker is quietly powerful as a White House servant who lived through the long battle for civil rights. We were lucky enough to watch a screening of this movie several months ago before it reached it’s European release. It is a slow building movie that will fundamentally shift how you think about many things […]

MoneyBall

MoneyBall starting Brad Pitt is a movie that many missed. Recommended by many of our friends and partners it made for an ideal home movie. The film has several arcs and patterns – the classic sport/baseball story, the characters and their journey from abyss to passion, mathematics and the rise of the “nerd” and many […]

X-Men: Days Of Future Past – Trailer

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST. The beloved characters from the original “X-Men” film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from “X-Men: First Class,” in an epic battle that must change the past — to save our […]

Disney Frozen Trailer

For those of us that love animated movies and in particular Disney movies, Frozen looks like a lot of fun. The main characters are strong women (from the trailer) who live in a world that brings magic, fantasy and roles together. In short a Disney movie.. The animation looks great and plot looks to have […]