Have we now gone so far down the ‘my enemy’s enemy is my friend’ route that we’ll cheer something that’s manifestly dreadful because it might hurt someone we don’t like?
While it may go without saying that Peter Jackson gives good blockbuster here, the viewer could be forgiven for expressing weariness at this late stage in ‘The Lord of The Rings’ worship game.
While the highs of this third installment are higher than those of the previous two, the lows are also resolutely lower. Some come [...]
This movie really shouldn’t be as good as it is. One of the most cynical spin-offs ever devised, it stars a wrestler with almost no previous acting experience,
Somehow Tolkein’s weakest novel has been transformed into one of the films of the year.