Wednesday 20th September 2017,
Pop Culture 101 : With Mike Peters

Film Reviews

Robocop

Robocop

  Synopsis:   After being murdered by a ruthless gang of criminals, Alex Murphy (Peter Weller) is resurrected as a crime-fighting cyborg named ‘Robocop’.     Review:   Albert Einstein once said that: “It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity”. It is a very true fact indeed that technology has [...]

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The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight

  The Dark Knight is not simply a comic book film. In fact, it strives to separate itself from the likes of Spiderman and The Hulk by allowing its focus to delve deep into the heart and soul of numerous and diverse individuals. It is a film about choice, morality and idealism, and how these [...]

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Batman (1989)

Batman (1989)

  Synopsis:   GothamCityis under siege. Criminals and corrupt officials rule, and the innocent are left defenseless. Crime boss Carl Grissom (Jack Palance) and his right hand man, Jack Napier (Jack Nicholson) are the true leaders of this city. They rule with an iron fist. However, Jack is eventually set up by Carl, and is [...]

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Max Payne

Max Payne

  There are very few words to describe my disappointment after witnessing the debacle that is Max Payne. I had such high anticipation for this film, and yet I have come away so utterly dissatisfied with what was presented to me. How could a film that is based on such an innovative and enjoyable game [...]

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I Love You, Man Review

I Love You, Man Review

Darkness absconds with the clarity of my thoughts. For a moment, there is nothing. There is no sound, no sight, no taste, and no control. I am powerless. Suddenly, there is a flash of an image, but as quickly as it has appeared, it has vanished from sight and I am left to struggle with [...]

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