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How to Train Your Dragon 2 - Radio Film Review

How to Train Your Dragon 2 – Radio Film Review

I’m at the point where I can pretty much take or leave 3D. As a techie, I want to embrace any technology that’ll expand the cinemagoing experience, but even I have to concede that most of the time 3D is employed as little more than an add-on, just a way to charge extra for stuff [...]

Hanna: CFQ Spotlight #12

Hanna: CFQ Spotlight #12

In this week’s episode of Cinefantastique’s Spotlight Podcast, Dan Persons and Lawrence Frenc focus on HANNA, the action-thriller about a pint-sized female assassin whose lethal skills seem a bit beyond the normal human capacity. It’s KICK-ASS by way of THE BOURNE IDENTITY by way of… well, we can’t say more without giving away too much. [...]

Curious Case of Benjamin Button - DVD & Blu-ray Review

Curious Case of Benjamin Button – DVD & Blu-ray Review

“I was thinking how nothing lasts, and what a shame that is.”
THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON probably isn’t the ‘longest in development’ project in Hollywood history, but after watching the exhaustively comprehensive supplemental features on Criterion’s Blu-Ray release, it certainly seems like it. The story on which it was based, was a slight toss-off [...]