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The Truman Show - Review

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Peter Weir’s high-concept The Truman Show shows another side of Jim Carrey to his viewers, a face who was more easily recognizable through comedic roles going from Ace Ventura to Dumb and Dumber. 873 more words

Film Reviews

Good Kill - Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

Overview

Good Kill is almost like a more reflective American Sniper. For with a moral compass being presented, when it comes to the US’s war on terror, we aren’t presented a one-sided narrative which seems drowned in patriotism and lacking heart. 671 more words

Movies

In Time: The Review

Director: Andrew Niccol
Cast: Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried, Cillian Murphy, Olivia Wilde, Alex Pettyfer, Matt Bomer, Johnny Galecki
Plot: It’s 2169. Instead of money, people pay with literal seconds of their life. 599 more words

Reviews From The Past

Good Kill: A Good Anti-Recruitment Movie

Good Kill (US release 2015), directed by Andrew Niccol, offers a somewhat surprising view of what has come to be known as “modern warfare”, focusing on the plight of drone operators who spend their work days at Creech Air Force Base “taking pot shots half a world away in an air conditioned cubicle”. 1,009 more words

Operators

Lord Of War (2005)

Lord Of War stars Nicolas Cage as an arms dealer who happily supplies any and everyone in the world without thought to moral implications; he sees himself purely as a businessman supplying to meet a demand. 246 more words

Film

Happy Birthday: Andrew Niccol

Happy Birthday writer/director Andrew Niccol

Born: June 10, 1964 in Paraparaumu, New Zealand

Married to: Rachel Roberts (2002 – present) (2 children)

Read reviews of his directed works: 16 more words

The Host

THE HOST

Review: An unseen enemy comes and threatens mankind. They come and take over their bodies and start erasing their memories. Melanie Stryder risks everything to protect the people she loves and cares about the most and also tries to prove that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world. 166 more words

Adventure