Mum and Dad (2008)

11/04/2010 16:32:00 PM

Olga is a young Polish immigrant working as a cleaner in a drab UK airport. She's befriended by Birdie, a fellow cleaner. After she's invited back to Birdie's home, she doesn't quite find the caring family she expected. Mum and Dad both want ...

The Social Network

11/02/2010 14:09:00 PM

The Social Network is a witty, well-paced and intense movie about the lawsuits that surrounded the birth of Facebook. It's not, however, a movie about social networking – the drama revolves around the relationship between the founders, those ...

Five Breathtaking Action Scenes From Movies

11/01/2010 18:43:00 PM

If art is defined as any form of human expression that drives human emotion, then cinematic action is a new art form that deserves recognition in its own right. Cinematic action can transcend the medium and fuse with our reptilian brain to ...

Green Zone (2010)

06/28/2010 21:08:00 PM

Green Zone (2010) bursts with the kinetic energy and authenticity that the director Paul Greengrass is known for. It mixes facts and fiction by draping a fictional hunt for weapons of mass destruction around the Iraq conflict. This is controversial ...

The Exam (2009)

06/06/2010 15:43:00 PM

Exam (2009) starts with an interesting premise, boasts sharp direction and is often tense, but the meandering script and an unsatisfying conclusion left me disappointed.Eight ambitious young people are led into a small sterile room to sit an ...

Heartless (2009)

05/29/2010 14:57:00 PM

Heartless (2009) takes place in modern-day London, against a backdrop of gang violence and alienation. Jamie Morgan is a twenty-something photographer who lives in a house estate in London. A large birth mark on his face hsa stopped him developing ...

The Wolfman (2010)

05/24/2010 22:14:00 PM

The Wolfman (2010) draws heavily on the grand heritage of the Universal Studio horror movies of the 1920s-40s, and even shares the same ominous studio logo that preceded the films of the era. It drips with kitschy atmosphere and high production ...

Valhalla Rising (2009)

05/23/2010 12:55:00 PM

Nicholas Winding Refn’s introspective Valhala Rising (2009) is occasionally punctuated by unflinching violence, but it’s art house through and through. It’s a visually-spectacular and deliberately-paced character study where the stresses ...

Solomon Kane (2009)

05/21/2010 20:51:00 PM

The 80s were the gleaming pinnacle of sword and sorcery movies.

Iron Man 2 (2010)

05/16/2010 23:25:00 PM

Iron Man 2 (2010)