Tag Archives: sci-fi

204. WALL-E (2008)

Little cleaning robot WALL-E (Waste Allocation Load Lifter – Earth class) is left on Earth, sorting and compacting the rubbish created by humans, as people left the planet many years ago. When the devastation caused by centuries of trash became … Continue reading

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194. The Omega Man (1971)

Charlton Heston was the go-to man in the late 1960’s/early 1970’s for any director requiring a sci-fi action hero. From the iconic Planet of the Apes and on to the futuristic Soylent Green, Heston’s performance in the apocalyptic The Omega … Continue reading

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191. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt2 (2011)

I am probably the worst person in the world to be reviewing the Harry Potter films. I read the first few books, then lost interest. So now I’m watching films, with none of the background and complexities obtained by reading … Continue reading

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186. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt1 (2010)

If I thought that the Half-Blood Prince was confusing, then I was ill-prepared for Deathly Hallows. I have been lent the book, so it may be that once I understand everything, then the film(s) may require a second viewing. Though, that’s … Continue reading

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185. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)

Unlike the previous films, I began to be on less  familiar ground with the story arc, as I had not read the final books. It seemed quite confusing in places, so apologies if this is equally baffling. Voldemort and his … Continue reading

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183. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

After the terrible events at the end of Goblet of Fire, Harry thinks that everyone in the wizarding world will believe that Voldemort is back. However, the Ministry of Magic are keen to stem any rumours, and suggest that Harry … Continue reading

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180. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)

Harry is back at school and there is yet another Defence Against the Dark Arts teacher at Hogwarts, in the form of famous auror, ‘Mad-Eye’ Moody. It seems his appointment is timely, as the evil Lord Voldemort and his followers … Continue reading

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