Articles tagged colin salmon

24 Mar 2009 // 5:30 AM

Punisher: War Zone (2008)

Filmmakers are funny people. The movies they make are a lot like their children, and as with most good parents, they are reluctant to consider

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OMG - The 20 Worst Films of 2008

There's bad, and then there's 2008 level bad. You know this list is looking down into a deep dark bottomless pit of cinematic despair when Mike Myers' shameful Love Guru didn't even make the Top 20!

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5 Dec 2008 // 2:39 AM

Punisher: War Zone

The premise is so awful it veers toward sublime: the angry white guy kills everyone.

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This ‘Punisher’ Goes to ‘War’ with the Audience

By now, the comic book movie is really nothing new. We’ve already gone through the various phases of adoration - from sycophantic worship to

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Talk, Talk, Talk: December 2008

Just like the end of an inspiring speech that may or may not succeed in making its point, these final four weeks before 2009 tend to define or defeat the entire awards season purpose.

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Frantz Fanon: Black Skin, White Mask (1996)

The film presents an idiosyncratic vision of Fanon's lifelong struggle, as a colonized subject seeking freedom of thought and identity.

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26 Jan 2005 // 12:00 AM

Alien vs. Predator (2004)

The monsters are functions of the franchise, but also vaguely resistant, less transparent than they seem.

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Resident Evil: Deluxe Edition (2002)

Resident Evil opens at a moment that might be best described as mid-psychosis, that is, the titular evil is overtaking the 'residence'.

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27 Aug 2004 // 12:00 AM

Alien vs. Predator (2004)

King of the video game movies, director Paul W.S. Anderson continues to meet and resist expectations with his latest, Alien vs. Predator.

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9 Jun 2003 // 12:00 AM

Keen Eddie

Keen Eddie is breezy summer fun: fast-paced, quirky, and, a rarity in summer TV, intelligent.

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1 Aug 2002 // 12:00 AM

Resident Evil (2002)

Look again, and it opens up into a morass of narrative fractures.

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14 Mar 2002 // 2:00 PM

Resident Evil (2002)

Alice's amnesia is Resident Evil's best trick.

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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