If you thought Jason Bateman sniffing a cup of sperm in the poster for last year’s The Switch was distasteful, I’m dying to know what colourful adjectives you’d use to describe a scene in The Change-Up where the actor is showered in the mouth with baby poo.  Keep in mind that this is the first joke of the movie, so don’t go wasting all your best [...]

By on September 7, 2011

I don’t read comics. I might have flicked through The Adventures of Tintin once, but that’s about the extent of it. My ignorance, however, has never been much of a problem when it comes to reviewing comic-adapted movies, if only because a majority of them feature superheroes iconic enough that I haven’t needed to read a single issue to know who’s who or what’s what.

Then comes along Green Lantern, a [...]

By on August 15, 2011

Buried, a butt-clenchingly claustrophobic thriller from first-time director Rodrigo Cortés, runs its basic premise well and truly into the ground – both literally and figuratively – and still manages to come out on top.

Working from Chris Sparling’s minimalist screenplay, Cortés has crafted an indie flick with more suspense than a Hitchcock movie marathon, taking the single location thriller to its most intimate and terrifying setting yet: [...]

By on October 10, 2010

UPDATE: Sorry this competition has ended. Winners announced below!

To celebrate the October 7 release of the claustrophobic thriller Buried,  Icon Distribution and Cut Print Review are giving you the chance to win a Buried-inspired merchandise plus tickets to see the new movie starring Ryan Reynolds. To be in the draw to win, simply fill out the competition for below!

By on September 27, 2010
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