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AT THE MOVIES: Stolen – Review

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Directed by: Simon West Starring: Nicholas Cage, Danny Huston, Malin Åkerman, M.C. Gainey, Sami Gayle, Mark Valley, Josh Lucas In cinemas now. A man’s daughter is kidnapped and he must work against the clock to find her – sound familiar? Yes, this is yet another Taken rip off that is obviously hoping to emulate the runaway success of the Liam Neeson hit. However it has one problem … [Read more...]

SOMETHING FOR THE WEEKEND: DETACHMENT MOVIE REVIEW

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Directed by: Tony Kaye Starring: Adrian Brody, Marcia Gay Haden, James Caan, Christina Hendricks, Sami Gayle, Lucy Liu, Bryan Cranston, Blythe Danner In cinemas now. There have been many movies made about teachers who take a job in an underprivileged school with the hopes of connecting with the pupils. What makes this one different is that Adrian Brody’s Henry Barthes is just as … [Read more...]