Film review: THOR: THE DARK WORLD, from Built For Speed

The seemingly endless procession of superhero comic cinema adaptations continues with the second Thor film, Thor: The Dark World.  The first Thor film was a passable mythic adventure yarn in which the eponymous Norse thunder God and Marvel Comics legend bashed his way through some gruesome looking fiends in the other dimensional world of Asgard. Exactly what the hell is

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Film review: RUSH, from Built For Speed

The challenge for a sports movie is to keep those who fundamentally dislike that sport glued to the screen.  As a non-fan of motor-racing I can say that Ron Howard’s latest film, motor racing drama Rush, does just that. The film dramatises the fierce and often vicious rivalry between the titans of 1970’s formula one motor-racing, James Hunt and Niki

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