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Soylent Green

aelst’s review Soylent Green is set in a dystopian future where the world’s food resources are nearly depleted. There is severe overpopulation. Ordinary people are starving and laze…

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…

Cloverfield

aelst’s review A monster takes over NYC. The whole film is shot using a handy cam, and its very jerky and annoying. You can get motion sick from…

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…