The Other Woman (2014)

If we find anymore mistresses I’m going to have to send her to rehab’  Nick Cassavetes directs this comedy about three women; Carly (Cameron Diaz), Kate (Leslie Mann) and Amber (Kate Upton) who discover they are all involved with the same man, Mark (Nikolaj Coster Waldau) and plan to seek revenge on him. To be… Continue reading The Other Woman (2014)

The Imitation Game (2014)

Codes are a puzzle. A game. Just like any other game Morten Tyldum directs this American thriller film based on the biography Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges. The amazing Benedict Cumberbatch plays the real life British cryptanalysis Alan Turing who is hired to decrypt German intelligence codes for the British government during World War Two. Keira… Continue reading The Imitation Game (2014)

Spiderman (2002)

‘Remember, with great power, comes great responsibility’  Sam Raimi directs the first in the original Spiderman superhero trilogy about the nerdy student (Tobey McGuire) who gets bitten by a genetically modified spider and gains special ‘spider powers.’ He must use his special powers to protect and his family , defeat the menacing Green Goblin (William… Continue reading Spiderman (2002)

Hitchcock (2012)

Are we going to have to sell the whole house, or just the pool? Sacha Gervasi directs this biographical drama film about the legendary Alfred Hitchcock (Antony Hopkins) and the making of his iconic film Psycho with his wife Alma (Helen Mirren). The film  deals with the censorship issues that arose around the movie, the… Continue reading Hitchcock (2012)

Bruce Almighty (2003)

  And that’s the way the cookie crumbles. Tom Shadyac directs this comedy about reporter Bruce Nolan (played by Jim Carrey) who insists he should get the prized  position as news anchorman but is rivalled by co-worker Evan Baxter (played by Steve Carell) for the position. After getting dismissed from the station he complains that… Continue reading Bruce Almighty (2003)

My Old Lady (2014)

Israel Horovitz directs this comedy about New Yorker Mathias Gold (played by Kevin Kline and coincidentally the same actor who voiced Captain Phoebus in Hunchback of Notre Dame) travels to Paris to purchase the apartment he inherited from his father. On his arrival he discovers that the apartment is already lived in by  an old… Continue reading My Old Lady (2014)

The Notebook (2004)

Now, say you’re a bird  Nick Cassevets directs this romantic drama about poor boy Noah (Ryan Gosling) who falls for rich girl Ali Hamilton (Rachel McAdams) during the late 1930s. The film is based on the novel by Nicholas Sparks. Ali’s parents do not approve of the match and the two separate amidst social differences.… Continue reading The Notebook (2004)