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THE DAILY UPDATE AT THE MOVIES: SAVAGES REVIEW

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Directed by: Oliver Stone Starring: Taylor Kitsch, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Blake Lively, Salma Hayek, Benicio Del Toro, John Travolta In cinemas September 21st The posters and trailers for this movie make it look undeniably sexy. In fairness Stone has assembled a beautiful cast so it would be a shame not to show them off. However, in doing so he has created a film that has a lot of style … [Read more...]

THE MOVIE REVIEW: BATTLESHIP

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Director: Peter Berg Starring: Taylor Kitsch, Brooklyn Decker, Rihanna, Liam Neeson The posters for this boast “from Hasbro – the people who brought you Transformers”; no doubt trying to attract fans of the robot sci-fi franchise, However, while the Transformers were toys and all had individual and distinct personalities, Battleship was a game and the only personality involved was that … [Read more...]

THE MOVIE REVIEW: JOHN CARTER

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Directed By: Andrew Stanton Starring: Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Ciarán Hinds, Dominic West, Mark Strong, James Purefoy This movie has a back story almost as epic as its plot. Based on the eleven volume series of Barsoom books by Tarzan creator Edgar Rice Burroughs, the first of which was published 100 years ago, this has been touted around as a big screen vehicle since as far back as … [Read more...]