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Review : The Lego Movie (Cinema)

(By Patricia Leblanc)

Whatever you do, don’t mindlessly scoff at the idea of a 100-minute long film about Legos, as I did when I first saw the trailer. “Great” I thought, “Another spin-off hour-long commercial filled with dumb, immature comedy just to be able to sell more toys to boys.” Continuer la lecture de Review : The Lego Movie (Cinema)

Review : Doctor Who Christmas special – The time of the Doctor.

(Written by Arianne Lapierre)

I have to say it; one of the things I hate the most about reviews is the need to rate and categorize a story as good or bad. Truth is, I firmly believe that stories which are inherently great or stupidly poor are rare pearls, and The Time of the Doctor is neither of those. Continuer la lecture de Review : Doctor Who Christmas special – The time of the Doctor.

Review : Don Jon (Movie)

(Written by Patricia Leblanc)

After seeing the preview for Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s directorial debut film Don Jon (2013) I was more or less unimpressed. I’m a fan of his starting from his days with long hair in Third Rock from the Sun but I found that his film resembled a film student’s graduation project. Let me explain what this means because I see this all the time as a film school senior and I despise the pretentious, artistic for art sake style of filmmaking that it entails. Continuer la lecture de Review : Don Jon (Movie)