Built for Speed: Nick’s Best and Worst movies of 2011

BEST FILMS OF 2011 These are Nick’s selections for Best films of 2011.  Each comes with a rating out of 10 and a brief description.   FILM RATING   1 Another year 9 Mike Leigh’s chillingly accurate portrayal of disillusioned people in contemporary Britain. 2 Snow town 8.5 Speaking of chilling.  Eerily quiet, low key dramatization of the bodies in

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What’s on Built for Speed: Friday 23rd December 2011

Where did 2011 go? It’s almost Christmas.  Accordingly, this week, that bastion of Christmas cheer Built for Speed will bring you a selection of questionable Christmas tunes. We’ll also look at the holiday movie selection including Puss in Boots, Dolphin Tale and Happy Feet 2.  Also, before we delve into the best of 2011 on 30th Dec, we’ll look back at some of our favourite 

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Film review: NEW YEARS EVE from Built for Speed

The occasion of New Years Eve usually involves high expectations, crushing disappointment, obnoxious people and subsequent feelings of nausea.  The film version maintains this tradition… minus the high expectations. Like last year’s unbearable Valentine’s Day, New Years Eve tries to wrench drama, romance and comedy from an all-star cast struggling with a disaster filled day of public celebration. The film

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