Film Review: Children Of Men (2006)

SYNOPSIS: “World divisions, chaos and anarchy, these are the ways the world and the last remaining inhabitants are checking out. No child has been born for eighteen years. Human life and its moral self is eroding into extinction. Set in Britain in the year 2027, this is Theodore Faron finding his ghosts coming back to haunt his fruitless life, in the form of an underground band of rebels The Fishes. Unwittingly drawn into their plight, … Continue reading

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Film Review: Shadow Dancer (2012)

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SYNOPSIS: Set in 1990s Belfast, an active member of the IRA becomes an informant for MI5 in order to protect her son’s welfare. REVIEW: This is a fairly decent little thriller surrounding the Troubles that took place in Ireland just a few decades ago. It tells the story of a woman who, acting as part of the IRA, plants a bomb on the London underground (which fails to go off) who is then arrested and … Continue reading

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Film Review: Intruders (2011)

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  SYNOPSIS: Two children living in different countries are visited nightly by a faceless being who wants to take possession of them. REVIEW: Following in the footsteps of previous franchises like the “Boogey Man“, “Intruders” anchors on one of the most common fears of all…the dreaded “thing” in the closet. Taking that a step farther, is the manifestation of what appears in the shadows to young children when they have gone to bed. But what … Continue reading

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Clive Owen loses face with ‘Intruders’

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Though no one can see him, Hollow Face lurks in the corners, desperately desiring love but only knowing how to spread fear and hate. He creeps into the life of John Farrow (Clive Owen) after Farrow’s beloved 13-year-old daughter Mia (Ella Purnell) is assaulted in their home. The line between the real and the imaginary blurs as fissures start to open within the family unit. It seems that no security measure can keep Hollow Face … Continue reading

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