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    Movie Review: Man of Steel

    Posted Jul 02nd 2013, 05:04pm by Jason Y Ng

    ... to play James Bond and too old to play Edward Cullen in the Twilight Saga. With Nolan on the set and a weightier leading man, what can possibly go wrong? Man of Steel is the most anticipated ... in 1978, Man of Steel begins with the birth of Kal-El. Baby Superman is sent to Earth because his planet Krypton is about to explode. The opening sequence is a drawn-out action set piece that takes ...

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    Postcard: London

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:13pm by STEPHEN APPLEBAUM

    ... Weinstein- who'd seen the London-born actor-writer on Broadway the previous evening in One Man, Two Guvnors- asked him to take on the role of Potts. Corden admits he was initially dubious about ... a steel town who dreams of becoming an opera singer. That two-minute YouTube clip is moving and powerful and uplifting and positive", Corden recalls Frankel telling him. "Now imagine you ...

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    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by OUTTAKES

    ... for the Shanxi native's earlier films, such as 2006's Crazy Stone. But his most recent effort, No Man's Land, a neo-Western thriller about a corrupt lawyer's run-in with some ... two leads from No Man's Land (Xu Zheng and Huang Bo), and again tackles societal absurdity, only this time, it's far lighter in tone — and was okayed by censors. It's billed ...

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    Film review: Woody Allen's Magic in the Moonlight

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... delicately, as other filmmakers have done. If he's remotely mindful of sensitive subjects, then he is not showing it with this story, which boils down to a much older man's desperate ...

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    Sundance redux: the best of the fest

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by James Mottram

    ... is directed by and stars Zach Braff (holding jar) as an out-of-work actor and family man whose life gradually unravels after his father is diagnosed with cancer. He took some considerable flak after ...

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    Sanctioned mayhem in a future gone mad

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:12pm by Kavita Daswani

    ... of the time. That first movie stars Ethan Hawke as a man who tries to protect his family from a gang of Purgers, with most of the action set in the family's home. In the sequel, the annual purge ...

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    Action thriller's pumped up in third coming

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:13pm by Kavita Daswani

    ... 'let's use something from that scene in Rambo 3 and a little bit of that from Demolition Man, and he knew exactly what we were doing. Every action scene or set-up or set piece, these guys have ... Stallone had wanted his Demolition Man co-star in the picture since the very first Expendables- but a little tax evasion issue got in the way. (Snipes was released from prison last year after ...

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    Film review: The Missing Picture is a reminder of Khmer Rouge atrocities

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:55pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... than the regime's leaders and soldiers. A moving memoir of a man unable to forget what he experienced during that terrible time, this documentary is made all the more heartbreaking by its ...

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    Film review: 22 Jump Street's lowbrow humour appeals to fans of frat boy comedies

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:54pm by Andrew Sun

    ... point, a bad guy mistakenly thinks that Jenko is performing oral sex on another man, but the undercover cop only decides to stand up to the thug after he uses the "F" word. ...

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    Film review: Temporary Family

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... Text: Yvonne Teh Disorder in the house TEMPORARY FAMILY Starring: Nick Cheung Ka-fai, Sammi Cheng Sau-man, Angelababy Yeung Wing Director: Cheuk Wan-chi Category: IIA (Cantonese ... Yuen-chi and Dayo Wong Chi-wah) that distract more than help the plot. Ultimately, the film belongs to its main man and leading lady, who show in their first significant screen pairing ...




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