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The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Cinema Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Leon Nicholson takes a look at The Amazing Spider-Man 2 starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Jamie Foxx. Now on General Release at UK Cinemas. Marc Webb’s reboot to Sam Raimi’s immensely popular trilogy was, even though entertaining, frankly seemed like a waste of time. A re-telling of a young franchise (in movie terms) did [...]

orca

DVD Review: Orca: Killer Whale

Jonathon Dabell takes a look at Orca: Killer Whale starring Richard Harris and Charlotte Rampling. Now re-released and available on DVD. Rumour has it that movie mogul Dino De Laurentiis called one of his script-writing buddies in the middle of the night and instructed the bewildered writer to “find a fish tougher and more terrible [...]

The Raid 2

Cinema Review: The Raid: Retaliation (aka The Raid 2)

Leon Nicholson takes a look at The Raid 2 starring Iko Uwais and Arifin Putra. On General Release at UK Cinemas. The Raid made its name during 2011 and 2012 on the film festival circuit in places such as Toronto, Turin, Bradford, Stockholm and Sundance. The buzz generated on its rounds ensured that the film [...]

High Noon

Shootin’ Westerns: High Noon (1952)

Shootin’ Westerns continues with Jonathon Dabell looking at High Noon starring Gary Cooper, Ian MacDonald and Grace Kelly John Wayne, that great stalwart of American westerns, really loathed this movie – he is quoted as criticising it for being un-American. Such claims are absolutely unjustified, however. Courage and cowardice are universal emotions, and the attitudes [...]

Brian Cox

20th Bradford International Film Festival: An Interview With Brian Cox.

He played the first incarnation of Hannibal Lecktor (Lecter), thrilled the fanboys as William Stryker and played the power-mad king Agamemnon. As one of the Uk’s leading  actors, this man needs no introduction. It is, of course, Brian Cox. FMV Magazine’s Jonathon Dabell spoke to Brian Cox during the 20th Bradford International Film Festival about [...]

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Cinema Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Leon Nicholson takes a look at The Amazing Spider-Man 2 starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Jamie Foxx. Now on General Release at UK Cinemas. Marc Webb’s reboot to Sam Raimi’s immensely popular trilogy was, even though entertaining, frankly seemed like a waste of time. A re-telling of a young franchise (in movie terms) did [...]

orca

DVD Review: Orca: Killer Whale

Jonathon Dabell takes a look at Orca: Killer Whale starring Richard Harris and Charlotte Rampling. Now re-released and available on DVD. Rumour has it that movie mogul Dino De Laurentiis called one of his script-writing buddies in the middle of the night and instructed the bewildered writer to “find a fish tougher and more terrible [...]