Andy Serkis

Jun 26 2017

Review: “War For The Planet Of The Apes”

Director Matt Reeves and crew continue to astonish with the ostensible conclusion to a franchise that started as a respectable revitalization and proceeded to surpass all expectations as the best iconic prequel series of recent memory. “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” was a fantastic action movie, a fluid fusion of practical and digital […]
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Dec 22 2015

Star Wars – Episode VII: The Force Awakens (Eddie’s review)

As it says in my bio, my first solid childhood memory is being in a movie theater, squealing with delight while the X-Wings skimmed the trench in 1977’s Star Wars (not bearing its A New Hope secondary title).  This was probably the first movie I loved through and through, soon amassing a collection of figurines […]
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Dec 16 2015

Star Wars – Episode VII: The Force Awakens

Note: This review is being written under the assumption that the reader has seen the original “Star Wars” trilogy and won’t scratch their heads at the words “Wookiee”, “X-Wing” or “Death Star”.  There are no Ewoks in the new “Star Wars” film, no Jar Jar Binks, no intergalactic politics. No….. Hayden Christensen. What the “The […]
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Dec 16 2015

GUEST REVIEW: Star Wars – Episode VII: The Force Awakens

DC Filmdom note: Josh Hylton is a dear friend and fellow WAFCA member. Sadly, he’s made the announcement that he’s retiring at the end of this year, so we at DC Filmdom have asked him to do a guest review for us. We have posted this in a fashion similar to his reviews on his […]
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Jul 11 2014

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

It is a red dawn. Strange things await us by the eaves of the forest. Good or evil, I do not know; but we are called. — Legolas, from J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Two Towers Strange things, indeed, await in the forest in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Well, if you want to call […]
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Dec 14 2012

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

(This review was originally published on December 14, 2012 at Reel Film News) I have a confession that might get me ostracized from my group of industry peers: I have not seen any of the “Lord of the Rings” films. One might wonder how that’s possible for a film buff, not to mention a critic; […]
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