Posted in January 2014

American Hustle (2014) Review

American Hustle (2014) Review

Directed by David O. Russell, the man behind the acclaimed films Silver Linings Playbook and The Fighter, American Hustle is set in the 1970s, and the story of how a con artist (Christian Bale, The Dark Knight, American Psycho) and his partner (Amy Adams, Man of Steel, The Muppets) are dragged into an FBI sting … Continue reading

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) Review

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) Review

As the second instalment of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy, The Desolation of Smaug continues Bilbo (Martin Freeman) and the dwarves’ adventure to face Smaug the dragon (Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock, Star Trek Into Darkness) in the Lonely Mountain, all the while an ancient evil is re-emerging. Much like how The Two Towers was to The Fellowship … Continue reading