Dec 17, 2010
Inspired by a troubling scene in The Warrior’s Way, James lists the film moments he’d happily erase from memory…
Dec 9, 2010
Is Robert Rodriguez’s ultra-violent Machete a more insightful, culturally significant movie than most critics would credit? James certainly thinks so, and here are his reasons why…
Dec 2, 2010
Anton Corbijn’s The American may appear to be a portrait of a cold-hearted killer, but there’s a real humanity beneath its surface, James writes…
Nov 25, 2010
Like the runaway train in Unstoppable, have Hollywood film trailers sped out of control? James thinks so, and Denzel Washington may be our only hope...
Nov 18, 2010
The arrival of Skyline leaves James pondering the existence of aliens, Lovecraft, and an invasion of cells and smells. Probably best if we let him explain...
Nov 11, 2010
James is left reeling yet excited by the trailer for Zack Snyder’s forthcoming Sucker Punch, and ponders how it fits in with the rest of the director’s canon…
Nov 4, 2010
Madonna in Die Another Day? Keith Richards in Pirates Of The Caribbean? James ponders the importance of celebrity cameos in the movies…
Oct 28, 2010
Halloween? It should all be about the scary movies, reckons James...
Oct 21, 2010
As movies like RED and The Expendables prove, age is no barrier to becoming an action star. So, James asks, will we see Dame Judi Dench as the next RoboCop?
Oct 14, 2010
A trip to the cinema to see Buried leaves James in a bewildered, philosophical mood, and left contemplating the meaning of life, death, and Raging Bull…