Summer in February had all the potential to be lovely — admittedly a rainy day, winter warmer, hot chocolate of a film, but lovely. It also had all the correct ingredients: a dash of good looks from Browning, (and, if you are into the military-cum-fisherman aesthetic, from Downton’s Stevens) a pinch of convivial fireside singing…
This is a visually thrilling piece of film, but that just isn’t enough in the face of appalling dialogue and acting, paper-thin characters and a poor excuse for a plot. Let’s just close our eyes, pretend this didn’t happen and await a return to form with Superman. I have faith in you, Zack.
Get a head start on the new year, tentatively titled ‘Year of the Dragon’ (by me at least), thanks to the first featurette for Zack Snyder’s Sucker Punch.
Are you wondering what to do with your spare time? Do you sit around the house, saddened by the prospect of having no idea what films to see? Are you tired of me asking you questions? Then fear no more because here are the top 20 films to see at the cinema in 2011! Film 2012 round-up also available now!
It has been confirmed that 007 will play journalist Mikael Blomkvist in David Fincher’s American adaptation of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.