ParaNorman just isn’t your normal Pixar style animation. In fact it comes from the stop-motion genius of the people at Laika who created Coraline. ParaNorman opens with our soon to be hero talking to his dead Grandmother on the couch at home which only infuriates his family, isolating him and giving us a sense of the loneliness he feels.
For the 23rd Bond celebrating 50 years of Spydom the Skyfall movie is a celebration. In this review we find the script is excellent, the acting admirable and the cinematography is sublime.
I still remember saving my paper run money to afford my own subscription to 2000AD. The coloured fish and chip paper comic from the UK never looked so good as when Judge Dredd was on the cover. In the 1995 movie we saw Sylvester Stallone don the eagle shoulder pads and push his jaw beyond …
What do Shakespeare and Chechnya have in common? Not a lot until Ralph Fiennes decided to take the Shakespearean play Coriolanus and interpret it through the modern eyes of urban warfare.
So how does a survival movie fare with a pack of hungry wolves hunting their human prey?