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  • Blackfish

    Blackfish

    ★★½

    Personally I found this a little muddled, are we supposed to be surprised that keeping a Whale in a big fish tank isn't particularly good for them? Are we supposed to be surprised that Sea World are just a big corporate company like any other? All gets a bit weird then they try to paint Tilikum as some sort of serial killer as well. Well intentioned and some great footage and talking heads, but for me not this earth shattering documentary it's been sold as.

  • Hamburger Hill

    Hamburger Hill

    ★½

    This isn't great, it wants to be an anti-war movie but it also wants to turn up the stirring score at the end and have you cheer on the yanks as they courageously blast away at the completely faceless Vietcong. You can't have it both ways. The performances are uniformly fairly poor as well.

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  • Ice Age: The Meltdown

    Ice Age: The Meltdown

    Dull beyond belief follow-up to the only fairly good original. About 95% of the running time is just the central animals walking about from one place to another, it's like the Lord of the Rings...Zzzz. My son lost interest frequently as well...don't think we'll be watching the remaining 20-odd films in the franchise. We're out.

  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

    Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

    One of those films where I'm clearly just not on the same page as the rest of planet Earth. Sorry but to me, it's just not funny. It's a SNL sketch stretched out ad in finitum. I literally smirked a couple of times.