A -Z FILM GUIDE.
A FEW BEST MEN Cert 15, 96mins ?tarring: Xavier Samuel, Olivia Newton John A lovestruck Brit heads from London to Australia to marry the girl he met on holiday. Alas, he brings along his three plonker-ish mates who proceed to ruin the big day.
ANNA KARENINA Cert 12A, 130mins Starring: Keira Knightley, Jude Law A dangerous liaison rocks the high society of 19th-century Russia in a sumptuous but sluggish drama directed by Joe Wright (Atonement, Pride & Prejudice).
THE BOURNE LEGACY Cert 12A, 135mins ??arring: Jeremy Renner, Edward Norton, Rachel Weisz A shadowy US department seeks to kill one of their agents in the fourth instalment in the long-running Bourne series. Hard to follow and less than exciting. BRAVE (3D) Cert PG, 100mins ???ces: Kelly Macdonald, Emma Thompson, Billy Connolly A petulant princess takes on tradition in this Disney/ Pixar animation set in medieval Scotland. Pleasant enough rather than a must-see.
COCKNEYS VS. ZOMBIES Cert 15, 88mins ???rring: Harry Treadaway, Michelle Ryan, Richard Briers Bank robbers battle their way through an East End overrun by zombies.
THE DARK KNIGHT RISES Cert 12A, 164mins Starring: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Marion Cottilard Batman returns in Christopher Nolan's bleak, black and brilliant superhero extravaganza. Eight years after dispatching The Joker, the caped crusader returns to Gotham to take on the psychotic Bane (Hardy). DREDD (3D) Cert 18, 95mins caped c usade etu s to Gotham to take on the psychotic Bane (Hardy). DREDD (3D) Cert 18, 95mins Starring: Karl Urban, Lena Headey, Olivia Thirlby The helmet-wearing law enforcer battles to bring down a drug dealer in a dangerous tower block in Mega City One. Routine reboot for the 2000AD character.
Starring: Karl Urban, Lena Headey, Olivia Thirlby The helmet-wearing law enforcer battles to bring down a drug dealer in a dangerous tower block in Mega City One. Routine reboot for the 2000AD character.
LAWLESS Cert 18, 116mins Starring: Tom Hardy, Shia LeBoeuf, Jessica Chastain, Guy Pearce Bootleggers in Prohibitionera America discover their business is under threat when a new lawman arrives in town. The result is a touch vanilla, but remains watchable thanks to a brilliantly acidic turn from Pearce.
[REC] GENESIS Cert 18, 80mins ?tarring: Leticia Dolera, Diego Martn With a rabieslike infection spreading through [REC] GENESIS Cert 18, 80mins ?tarring: Leticia Dolera, Diego Martn With a rabieslike infection spreading through Spain, we catch up with a wedding party whose guests succumb to the disease that turns them into mixed-up, flesheating zombies. Limp third instalment in the horror series.
THE SWEENEY Cert 15, 112mins Starring: Ray Winstone, Ben Drew, Damian Lewis Regan and Carter return in a thriller that's big, brash and bound to please both fans of the TV show and newcomers. TED Cert 15, 106mins in at brash pleas show TED Cert Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, Seth MacFarlane A walking, talking teddy bear with a liking for beer and bad behaviour is the star of this raucous laughathon from Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane. Lewd, crude and funny, it's probably the comedy of the year thus far.
Starri Mila K MacF A wa bear and b star o laugh Guy c MacF crude pro p ba the th th T STHAT'S MY BOY Cert 15, 114mins ?tarring: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg A deadbeat dad attempts to reunite with his estranged son who's about to tie the knot. Dire comedy.
TOTAL RECALL Cert 12A, 118mins Starri Becki An o future disco not n a poin Arn Starring: Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel An ordinary Joe living in a future, dystopian Earth discovers his life may be not all it seems in a pointless remake of the Arnie action thriller.
STAR RATINGS: Brilliant Good Average Poor ? Dreadful
ROUTINE REBOOT: Karl Urban as Dredd SUMPTUOUS: Keira Knightley in Anna Karenina BIG AND BRASH: Ray Winstone in The Sweeney
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|Publication:||The Mirror (London, England)|
|Article Type:||Movie review|
|Date:||Sep 14, 2012|
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