Steve Dickson

A massive fan of the movies!

Please have a look at my own wee comedy films on youtube. www.youtube.com/thegreatsd

Favorite films

  • Gregory's Girl
  • Cinema Paradiso
  • Blade Runner
  • Local Hero

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  • The Pink Panther 2

    ★★★½

  • The Menu

    ★★★

  • Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

    ★★★★

  • Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

    ★★★★½

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  • The Pink Panther 2

    The Pink Panther 2

    ★★★½

    This is good light hearted entertainment. Martin is good in these films and there’s plenty of amusing stuff in there. Not quite as good as the previous one but still a pleasant 90 minutes of fun slap stick.

  • The Menu

    The Menu

    ★★★

    This has a great set up and interesting premise. It’s well made and has some very good dark humour in there as well. I did feel it blew its early promise as it went and it kind of petered out. I saw this earlier on today and it has kind of stayed with me which is normally a good thing. I do think I like it the more I think about it. It was entertaining but did leave me with too many questions.

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  • First Man

    First Man

    ★★★★★

    This Chazelle lad is 33. He’s made la la land, whiplash and now this. By 33 my top ten achievements included how to wire a plug and boil an egg. 

    After seeing this I’m probably not going to bother applying for an astronaut job now as it looks like loads of maths, lots of very dangerous maths. 

    Joking aside though this guy is a super talented film maker and we are going to have many years of great films from…

  • Aquaman

    Aquaman

    ★★★★½

    What an absolutely bananas films this is. It’s kind of like a mash up of dune, green lantern, the mask, perfect storm, valerian, Godzilla, and about another hundred films. It’s kind of like eating a ham and malteser sandwich with honey and garlic on it and  although it sounds awful it turns out to be quite delicious!

    I really enjoyed this as it is a lot of daft yet hugely imaginative fun. It’s all over the place but in a…