Sherlock Holmes

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Sherlock Holmes is positing itself as a new beginning for the iconic Baker Street detective, even going so far as to set itself up for a sequel with its series’ most recognizable villain much in the same way that Batman Begins did with the Joker. Only problem is, it’s not an entirely effective reboot. For […]

New Sherlock Holmes Pictures

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Eight new photos from Guy Ritchie’s upcoming “reinvention” of Sherlock Holmes have hit the web. Amidst rumours of rushed production, re-shoots and an unsatisfied studio, I’m not exactly keen on this film (plus, when was the last time Jude Law was in anything good?). However, I’ll probably see it just to watch Robert Downey, Jr. […]

Iron Man 2: First Look

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The first publicity still from Iron Man 2 has been released today. Nothing to write home about — I’m more interested in seeing pics of Mickey Rourke as the film’s villain — but the fact that they began filming just three weeks ago and already have a picture out there ain’t too shoddy.

Pineapple Express and Tropic Thunder

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Here are two comedies I saw a while ago and just haven’t bothered to review until now. Both were fairly well-received by most critics, although Pineapple was considerably more divisive. It is sustained by the performance of James Franco, whose Saul Silver is basically the guy you knew in high school who everybody in your […]