Category Archives: Reviews

THE AMAZING SPIDERMAN 2: RISE OF ELECTRO

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Marc Webb Stars: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Sally Field, Marton Csokas, Felicity Jones, Paul Giamatti, Campbell Scott, Embeth Davidtz, Chris Cooper, Denis Leary, Colm Feore, Stan Lee, Max Charles, Sarah Gadon, B J Novak. Sony’s reboot of the Spiderman franchise a couple of years ago essentially [...]

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ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Jim Jarmusch Stars: Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston, Anton Yelchin, Jeffrey Wright, John Hurt. Jim Jarmusch is one of the darlings of the American independent film scene, but he is also something of an acquired taste. His films are often existential in nature and explore loners and outcasts struggling to find [...]

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THE CROSSING

by GREG KING Documentary Director: Julian Harvey In 2005 two young Australian adventurers set out to cross Victoria Island, a largely uninhabited and unexplored area north of Canada, near the Arctic Circle. Their journey forms the basis of this fascinating documentary. Having recently graduated from university, Clark Carter wanted to have an adventure and “be [...]

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THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #76

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Nick and Greg take a look at new release films ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2: The Rise Of Electro’, ‘The Invisible Woman’, ‘Only Lovers Left Alive’, ‘Chinese Puzzle,’ ‘The Other Woman,’ ‘The Crossing,’ ‘Like Father Like Son’ and ‘Canopy’. This episode also features interviews with [...]

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CHINESE PUZZLE

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: cedric Klapische Stars: Romain Duris, Audrey Tautou, Cecile De France, Kelly Reilly, Sandrine Holt, Benoit Jacquot, Pablo Mugnier-Jacob, Margaux Mansart, Peter McRobbie, Jason Kravitz, Peter Hermann. This is the final film in writer/director Cedric Klapische’s romantic trilogy about a group of international friends and their complicated personal relationships that began [...]

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THE OTHER WOMAN

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Nick Cassavetes Stars: Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, Kate Upton, Nicolaj Coster-Waldau, Don Johnson, Taylor Kinney, David Thornton, Nicky Minaj, Victor Cruz. First bimbos club? Written by first time feature film writer Melissa Stack, The Other Woman initially seems like another variation on The First Wives Club, but rather than three [...]

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THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #75

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Nick and Greg take a look at new release films ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’, ‘Divergent’, ‘Any Day Now’ and ‘Muppets: Most Wanted’. The boys also take a special look at The Amazing Spider-Man 2: The Rise Of Electro, which they had seen just an [...]

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MUPPETS MOST WANTED

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: James Bobin Stars: Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey, Ty Burrell, Tony Bennett, Celine Dion, Lady Gaga, Hugh Bonneville, Jermaine Clement, Sean Combs, Frank Langella, James McAvoy, Loki himself Tom Hiddleston, Tom Hollander, Rob Corddry, Chloe Grace Moretz, Miranda Richardson, Stanley Tucci, Ray Liotta, Danny Trejo, Salma Hayek, Christoph Waltz, Usher Raymond, [...]

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