The Raid.The action movie redeemed.

It’s not very often you go to your local multiplex to find an Indonesian subtitled film on the bill. In fact, it’s never. At least I can’t remember it ever happening before. Does this mean we’re all becoming incredibly sophisticated and art house? Nope. It means that someone in Asia has come up with an …

The Hunger for a Story

At a loose end this weekend I joined the throngs of people who decided to watch ‘The Hunger Games’. Now I’ll always try and watch at least one blockbuster a year but one thing that usually strikes me is how noisy they are. Just watching the trailers advertising the latest round of big budget mega …