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This was probably one of the most boring screenplays ever written. Limited characters, dialogues, and environment. But this is one of the most visual and compelling movies of the year. 13 more words


Gravity (2013)

So, I know this review is a little late in appearing, but it’s taken me a couple of views to really ‘get’ Gravity. That it’s the best movie of 2013 (that I saw) was clear from the start, but a rewatch has given me the chance to pick apart exactly *what* was so great about it. 318 more words

New Release

Gravity - 21st April - 8pm

Dr Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock) is a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalski (George Clooney) in command. But on a seemingly routine mission, disaster strikes. 45 more words



I finally saw Gravity this weekend. This is one of those movies that you would like to see on an IMAX screen, especially 3D but I watched it on 120″ digital projector nonetheless. 116 more words


Martial Arts, Gangster, and Action Movie in One -- "The Raid 2"

If Stanley Kubrick were to have directed a martial arts movie, you might get something like The Raid 2. It’s an Indonesian movie by a Welsh director, sequel to 2011 surprise hit… 860 more words

Movie Reviews

Philadelphia Film Festival Spring Showcase!

The Philadelphia Film Society announces a Spring Showcase of films showing at the newly renovated Roxy Theater on 2023 Sansom Street.  The event, from Friday, April 11th through Thursday, April 17th, will feature over 20 new and retrospective Feature films, and will highlight the career, in film, of the Oscar-winning director of “Gravity”,  Alfonso Cuaron. 44 more words


Gravity Pulls in Praise

Gravity was written and directed by Alfonso Cuaron. The main cast consists of A-List Hollywood actors Sandra Bullock and George Clooney who are, for all practical reasons, the only actors in the film. 375 more words