Review: John Carter (2012)

John Carter is one of those films that you really, really want to like more than you actually do. For me, it should have been a slam dunk.┬áIt ticks so many of my boxes: ┬áRetro-flavoured sci-fi? Check. Classic pulp literature source? Check. Beautiful alien vistas? Check. Supporting cast made up of reliable British stalwarts? Check. …

At the Cinema: January 2010

New year, new decade, new resolution to keep the blog up to date. Starting from this month, I’ll be posting a monthly round-up of my trips to the cinema. As they will be very short reviews, it hardly seems worth publishing them separately, but hopefully once a month won’t be too arduous for anyone. I’ll …