Film Review | Gantz: O (2016)

Film Review | Gantz: O (2016)

A murdered schoolboy is resurrected and forced to fight a large force of invading aliens. If you listened to the latest Jump The Shark podcast from us here at The Unheard Nerd, you will have heard me discuss a manga I'm [...]

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Review | Sonic The Hedgehog

Review | Sonic The Hedgehog

Sonic The Hedgehog, an origin story for the titular character, triumphs against all the odds. Sometimes, just sometimes, fan outcry can have a positive effect. If you'd asked me last May if I was looking forward to the new 'Sonic The [...]

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Review | Jay and Silent Bob Reboot

Review | Jay and Silent Bob Reboot

Kevin Smith makes a long overdue, but very welcome return to the View Askewniverse with his latest film, 'Jay and Silent Bob Reboot'. Writer and director Kevin Smith marked his place in Hollywood history twenty five years ago with a low [...]

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Review | Joker (2019)

Review | Joker (2019)

After Romero, Nicholson, Ledger and Leto, Can Joaquin Phoenix bring anything new to the Joker story? Joker. This was a film that I was honestly not expecting to be any good at all. But first, let us turn back the clock [...]

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Blu-ray Review | Weird Science

Blu-ray Review | Weird Science

"Making a girl. Actually making a girl. Like Frankenstein... except cuter." It’s a cliché, but Weird Science is a film of its time, 1985 to be exact. Directed by John Hughes who helmed previous classics such as Sixteen Candles and The [...]

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Review | Hellboy (2019)

Review | Hellboy (2019)

After two successful Hellboy film adaptations, can this reboot bring something fresh to the table? When I first saw an image of Ron Pearlman as Hellboy, possibly in the first trailer for the original 2004 film directed by Guillermo Del Toro, [...]

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Review | Brightburn (2019)

Review | Brightburn (2019)

What if Superman was evil? This is Brightburn. Brightburn is a film that doesn’t seem to have caused a big impact at the box office and I think that’s a shame. This low budget film, a reported $7 million, sci-fi/horror tale [...]

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