A brisk, enjoyable adventure, minus the happy meal tie-in.
The makers of How to Train Your Dragon, which include co-directors Dean DeBlois and Chris Sanders (Lilo & Stitch), as well as various writers including Peter Tolan (Analyse This), do a wonderful thing in your enjoyably boisterous animated...
This bounty needs a mutiny.
Movie posters aren’t known for their honesty, but the Australian one-sheet for The Bounty Hunter sums the whole lacklustre affair up pretty neatly: 'It’s a job. It isn’t personal."This sentiment is writ large on the pained faces of Gerard Butler...
A nasty, voyeuristic call to vigilante violence
The great Mahatma Gandhi, decrying the futility of acts of revenge, once said, 'An eye for an eye and soon the whole world is blind." They are sage words that Gerard Butler should have considered before dishing out liberal doses of vigilante...
A safe, predictable rehash of the conventional rom-com.
There have only been two really great gross-out romantic comedies in the last 15 years that were also big box office success - The Farrelly Brothers’ There’s Something About Mary and Judd Apatow’s Knocked Up. The rarity of standout successes...