Category Archives: Comedy

Cop Out

I copped out of Cop Out,  the new buddy cop movie starring Bruce Willis and Tracy Morgan. It’s directed by Kevin Smith, a man who, in his day, new his way around a wisecrack or two. But what’s gone wrong … Continue reading

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Up in the Air

A quickie review here. I don’t know what to make of this film. I’m the one up in the air. The trailer could get you very excited. It’s a good trailer. But, after seeing the trailer for Clooney’s goat film, … Continue reading

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The Boring Stuff

Sometimes it’s the boring stuff I remember most. So says Russell, a Wilderness Explorer (heck, I don’t know; think of him as a boy scout) as he talks to the other main character of Up, the recently widowed pensioner Carl … Continue reading

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Hither Green Cinema

I went to Hither Green Cinema the other day. Now, for those of you who don’t know Hither Green (and unless you live here you’re unlikely to) you may be thinking what’s the big deal; we all go to the … Continue reading

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Must try easier

Ok, the other day I said was going to see Up on Sunday. Well, I didn’t. I’m nothing if not inconsequential. But I did get a double bill in, and possibly the most distressing double bill since I went to … Continue reading

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Clooney’s loonies

Funny trailers disturb me. I laughed at the trailer for The Ugly Truth. Admitting that is an ugly truth in itself, though I feel somewhat purged. I worry that all my laughing will be done and gone by the time … Continue reading

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The really ugly truth

Everyone’s got it in for The Ugly Truth. I can’t think of a film in recent times that’s been so roundly bashed by the critics. I’ll stop and think for a moment… nope. Nothing. Not even Mega Shark Vs Giant … Continue reading

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