Gladiator, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

Gladiator

It’s hard to imagine it now in today’s film world but back before Gladiator there hadn’t been a big budget ‘Sword and Sandal’ film for nearly 25 years and they were breaking new ground in many ways. Of course since then one or two big budget epic battle films have come out every year and…

Poltergeist, Film, Review, Movie, The Flawed Guru

Poltergeist

Being a big fan of any original film means when it’s remade, you tend to walk a delicate balance of not overly comparing it to the new one and not letting that detract your opinion too much. On the other hand, you love that film for a reason, and if the remake just doesn’t live…

Entourage, TV, Review, The Flawed Guru

Entourage

Entourage is a show that I’ve known about since its first season but just never got around to seeing. I don’t watch much TV, so when I do, I always make sure it’s something that’s ‘top notch’. Entourage is currently in its 6th season over in the States and I had the opportunity to get…

Spy, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

Spy

When reviewing films, I often do a little bit of research on the film itself and the people involved. Even if this research doesn’t make it into the review, I still often enjoy learning a bit more about everything. Well, for years I thought Melissa McCarthy, the star of this film Spy, and Jenny McCarthy,…

A Royal Night Out, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

A Royal Night Out

When you watch a lot of films at the cinema, there are times when there’s nothing new to see. Then there are the times that there is something to see, but it’s not exactly the kind of film you normally head along to with your partner in tow. A Royal Night Out was a perfect…

Band Of Brothers, TV, Review, The Flawed Guru

Band of Brothers

Well I’m back after a three week xmas and new year’s break and I thought I would review a TV series that we watched while we were away at the beach. Now this is the third time I’ve watched this series and it hasn’t lost any of its impact. I’m talking about Band of Brothers.…

Mad Max 4, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

Mad Max 4

With more and more sequels being made these days, it’s not uncommon for older films that haven’t had a film out in decades to also get a new film in the series, or a whole new reboot. This of course always gives you a chance to go back and re-watch the older films in the…