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Top 20 90’s films.

Ok so here we go my top 20 films of the 90’s and believe me this was not an easy choice as there were some great films. Ones that just missed the cut were by the slimmest of margins so much so i almost made this a top 50. Once again these are my personal […]

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Top 20 80’s Films

I will start this by saying that this was a tricky list for me to put together as there loads of films from the 80s that i love and have had to throw away some over others. There is no hard and fast rules as to why all these films fit into my top 20 […]

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The Amazon Kindle

Well i have had my Kindle for a couple of months now and thought i would write a little about it. Looks and feel 8/10: From taking it out of the box my first impressions were that it is not as sleek and silky looking as some of the other e-readers on the market. This […]

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Law abiding Citizen

Synopsis: Clyde Shelton (Gerard Butler) is a brilliant planner and inventor. One night two robbers invade his Philadelphia home and brutally kill his wife and daughter, and almost kill him. The killers are caught, and Assistant DA Nick Rice (Jamie Foxx) is assigned the case. Nick is ordered by the DA to make a deal […]

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The Road

Synopsis: The Road follows an father and son journeying together across a grim post-apocalyptic landscape, some years after a great, cataclysm has destroyed civilization and almost all life on Earth. Realizing that they will not survive another winter they head south, through a desolate American landscape, towards the sea. Carrying with them only what is […]

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The Book of Eli

Synopsis: Eli (Denzel Washington) has been on a journey for 30 years, walking west across America after a cataclysmic war that turned the earth into a total wasteland. The world has become a lawless civilization where people must kill or be killed. The barren roads belong to gangs of cutthroats who rob and kill for […]

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The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

synopsis: Set in the present day, director Terry Gilliam’s fantastical morality tale follows the traveling show of the mysterious Dr. Parnassus (Christopher Plummer) — a man who once won a bet with the Devil himself, and possesses the unique ability to guide the imagination of others. Many centuries ago, Dr. Parnassus won immortality in a […]

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Whiteout

U.S. Marshall Carrie Stetko (Kate Beckinsale) has been stationed at Antarctica’s South Pole research base for two years, and now after turning in her resignation she’s looking forward to finally going home.

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Moon

With only three weeks left in his three year contract, Sam Bell is getting anxious to finally return to Earth. He is the only occupant of a Moon-based manufacturing facility along with his computer and assistant, GERTY.

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Doomsday

Neil Marshall does it again, The Director of Dog Soldiers has produced another great movie. I think one IMDB review said it best with the line

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