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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

ratbag’s review Whilst sitting in the dark, grimacing at the gritty realism, you immediately think of how you’ve been sheltered by all the mainstream films all this time…

Sherlock Holmes

ratbag’s review “Sherlock Holmes” feels like a good old-fashioned swashbuckling, action-packed, witty, adventure movie, refitted for today’s fast-paced information age — because the modern movie-goer can absorb information…

Eastern Promises

ratbag’s review It’s been a long time since I’ve witnessed excellent craftspeople at their work. “Eastern Promises” is a gritty crime thriller set in a equally gritty city…

A History of Violence

ratbag’s review I find that the choice of the title of a movie is quite significant — it would motivate some to investigate further, establish preconception about the…

Sin City

ratbag’s review “Sin City” is a tantalising, stylish noir, where the world of Frank Miller’s comic strips leaps out from their pages and become almost tangible. Featuring huge…