She’s Out of my League

Directed By Jim Field Smith Staring Jay Baruchel, Alice Eve, T.J Miller, Mike Vogel & Nate Torrence Score 4 1/2 Rated MA An average Joe meets the perfect woman, but his lack of confidence and the influence of his friends and family begin to pick away at the relationship. I’ll admit it when I went…

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Scott Pillgrim V The World

Director by Edgar Wright Staring Michael Cera, Chris Evans, Alison Pill, Kieran Culkin, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Brandon Routh, Anna Kendrick Rated M Score 6 Scott Pilgrim must defeat his new girlfriend’s seven evil exes in order to win her heart. Ok, I am going to have to add Scott Pilgrim Vs the World to the…

‘Plant for Lung Cancer’ tree planting day

Sunday August 29th saw the planning of 760 trees for The National Lung Cancer ‘Plant for Lung Cancer’ tree planting day at Pine Island where Chief Minister Jon Stanhope unveiled a commemorative plaque. Other tree planting days where held on the 29th across Australia in cities including Sydney, Brisbane, Launceston and Melbourne. “More than 7,600…

From Paris With Love

Staring John Travolta & Jonathan Rhys Meyers Directed by Pierre Morel Rated MA Score 5 (I would have given this 6 if I had of watched this on a bigger screen) In Paris, a young employee in the office of the US Ambassador hooks up with an American spy looking to stop a terrorist attack…

ExTerminators

Staring Heather Graham, Jennifer Coolidge & Amber Heard Directed By John Inwood Rated M Score 6 Alex, a lonely accountant whose sole act of rage results in her being sentenced to court mandated rage therapy. There she meets Stella, the owner of a small extermination business who uses her car as a weapon; and Nikki…

Dead Man Running

Staring Tamer Hassan, Danny Dyer, Brenda Blethyn & Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson Directed by Alex De Rakoff Score 3 Rated MA A loan shark gives ex-con Nick a period of 24 hours in order to pay back the money he owes. Up against it, Nick involves his best mate on a multi-part mission in order…

The Expendables

Staring Sylvester Stallone, Terry Crews, Randy Couture, Eric Roberts, Mickey Rourke, Jet Li, Jason Statham, Charisma Carpenter, Giselle Itie, Bruce Willis, Arnold Schwarzenegger, David Zayas, Dolph Lundgren, Steve Austin Directed by Sylvester Stallone Rated MA Score 6 A team of mercenaries head to South America on a mission to overthrow a dictator. The Expendables is…

Legion

Staring Terry Farrell, Rick Springfield, Corey Feldman, Parker Stevenson, Troy Donahue & Audie England Directed by Jon Hess Score 2 1/2 Rated MA A ‘Suicide Squad’ comprised of convicts are given a chance to earn their freedom by waging an assault on a distant enemy weapons base. Easily taking the compound the soon discover a…

The Final Cut

Directed By Omar Naim Staring Robin Williams, Jim Caviezel and Mira Sorvino Rated M Score 6/6 The story is set in a world where implanted microchips can record all moments of an individual’s life. The chips are removed upon death so the images can be edited into a highlight reel for loved ones who want…

Australian Convict Sites receieve World Heritage Nomination

Photo of Cockatoo Island courtesy of Sydney Harbour Federation It was recently announced; the Executive Director of the Sydney Harbour Federation Mr Geoff Bailey has declared that Cockatoo Island a site worthy of world heritage status. Cockatoo Island was used as a goal for 30 years from 1839 to 1869 while the buildings where used…

Inception

Directed by Christopher Nolan Staring Leonardo DiCaprio, Marion Cotillard, Cillian Murphy, Ellen Page, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ken Watanabe, Tom Hardy & Michael Caine Rated M Score 6/6 Dom Cobb is a skilled thief, the absolute best in the dangerous art of extraction, stealing valuable secrets from deep within the subconscious during the dream state, when the…

Universal Soldier : Regeneration

Directed by John Hyams Staring Dolph Lundgren, Jean-Claude Van Damme & Andrei Arlovski Score 2 ½ Rated MA 11 years later after the events in the second film, a group of terrorists led by General Boris kidnap the Russian prime minister’s son and daughter and hold them hostage, demanding the release of their comrades within…

New Australian Capital Territory Magistrate Appointed

The newest magistrate of the Australian Capital Territory Ms Lorriane Walker was sworn in a ceremonial sitting of ACT Magistrates Court on Monday. “Ms Walker comes with significant experience in the legal profession, and also has a strong background in legal education” ACT Attorney General Simon Corbell commented Ms Walker has extensive legal career spanning…

Lessons that I have Learnt From Watching Movies

Theses are just some of the lessons that I have learnt from watching movie. #1 – Never build a thermal exhaust port right above the main port – Star Wars IV #2 – You need three things pressure, time and a big god-darn poster – Shawshank Redemption #3 – Better dead then smeg – Red…

Undisputed 3

Direct by Issac Florentine Staring Scott Adkins, Mykel Shannon Jenkins, Mark Ivanir & Hristo Shopov Rated MA Russian inmate Boyka, now severely hobbled by the knee injury suffered at the end of Undisputed 2. No longer the feared prison fighter he was, he has declined so far that he is now good only for cleaning…

Animal Kigdom

Directed by David Michôd Staring Ben Mendleson, Joel Edgerton, Guy Pearce, Jacki Weaver & James Frecheville Rated R Score 4 1/2 Reviewed By Tantalize! Young Jay is drawn into the frightening out of control dark world of his Uncles and Grandmother when his mother dies. Only the strongest survive. Looking for something different from all that…

Twilight : Eclipse

Directed by David Slade Staring Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, Jackson Rathbone, Nikki Reed, Dakota Fanning, Ashley Greene, Kellan Lutz, Peter Facinelli, Chaske Spencer, Bronson Pelletier, Alex Meraz, Tyson Houseman Rated M Score 4/6 Bella once again finds herself surrounded by danger as Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a…

Fighting Spam

Computer retailer Notebooks R Us have been issued with a formal warning by the Australian Communication and Media Authority after an investigation that found the computer retailer had breached the Spam Act 2003 for sending commercial electronic messages without the consent of the recipients. Isn’t it great that something is being done about Spam marketing?…