2000's, 3 Candles, Comedy, Drama, Uncategorized

BAD SANTA


2003 DIRECTOR: Terry Zwigoff NOT A PART OF OUR COLLECTION May Contain Spoilers! Will we be adding this to our collection? NO What is this all about? I know that Billy Bob Thornton's portrayal of a thief and con man who dupes a strange kid into believing that he's Santa Claus in order to get free… Continue reading BAD SANTA

2000's, 7 Candles, CHRISTMAS, Comedy

FRED CLAUS


2007 DIRECTOR: David Dobkin NOT A PART OF OUR COLLECTION May Contain Spoilers! Will we be adding this to our collection? MAYBE Fred Claus. What a title. Vince Vaughn and Paul Giamatti star as Frederich and Nicholas Claus, or Santa Claus to everyone else. The idea is simple: Two brothers grow apart and in opposite… Continue reading FRED CLAUS

2010's, 7 Candles, Animation, Comedy, Fantasy

ICE AGE: A MAMMOTH CHRISTMAS


2011 DIRECTOR: Karen Disher NOT A PART OF OUR COLLECTION May Contain Spoilers! Will we be adding this to our collection? NO First there was Ice Age (2001). Then, Ice Age 2: The Meltdown (2004) and Ice Age 3: Dawn Of The Dinosaurs (2009). But before we got Ice Age 4: Continental Drift there was this… Continue reading ICE AGE: A MAMMOTH CHRISTMAS

2000's, 3 Candles, 3D, Animation, CHRISTMAS, Drama, Fantasy

A CHRISTMAS CAROL (3D) (2009)


2009 DIRECTOR: Robert Zemekis NOT A PART OF OUR COLLECTION May Contain Spoilers! Will we be adding this to our collection? NO Charles Dickens and Robert Zemekis do not mix. Dickens was a serious and yet darkly witty writer and Zemekis on the other hand, is the man being Forrest Gunp (1994), Back To The Future (1985)… Continue reading A CHRISTMAS CAROL (3D) (2009)

2000's, 6 Candles, Comedy

NATIVITY!


2009 DIRECTOR: Debbie Isitt NOT A PART OF OUR COLLECTION May Contain Spoilers! Will we be adding this to our collection? NO Moving at times, this is Martin Freeman's gentle comedy, with a dose of romance. Paul Maddens (Freeman) is a grumpy teacher, who is on a mission to put on the best Nativity in order… Continue reading NATIVITY!

10 Candles, 2010's, Action, Adventure, Drama, Planet Of The Apes, Science Fiction

RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES – REVISED REVIEW


2011 DIRECTOR: Rupert Wyatt Contains Spoilers Back in 2011, Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes my Film Of The Year, but I only rated it 9/10. But like many great films, revisiting it again and again can establish its longevity and prove something which I already knew. This was and is a 10/10 movie. A… Continue reading RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES – REVISED REVIEW

2000's, 9 Candles

IN THE LOOP


2009 DIRECTOR: Armando Iannucci NOT A PART OF MY COLLECTION May Contain Spoilers! Will I be adding this to my collection? YES Released in 2009, In The Loop looked like a strange, rather silly English comedy, which made little sense. But if you dig just a little deeper you'll discover that it was in fact… Continue reading IN THE LOOP

2010's, 7 Candles

THE LONE RANGER


2013 DIRECTOR: Gore Verbinski NOT A PART OF MY COLLECTION May Contain Spoilers! Will we be adding this to my collection? MAYBE After taking his much-loved and hit 2003 movie franchise, Pirates Of The Caribbean into a murky and all be it, rather too serious waters, Gore Verbinski returns to one of Disney's Staples, though not… Continue reading THE LONE RANGER