Film review: CONCUSSION, from ‘Built For Speed’

Recently, the eyes of the world were fixed on the gaudy spectacle of the NFL Superbowl with its gladiator imagery and roster of superstar entertainers. Behind, the athleticism and heroism of its combatants, the Vegas-like production and the irritatingly quirky ads is a darker story of bodies and particularly brains battered by the brutal high-speed collisions between 100+ kilogram men.

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Film review: FOCUS, from Built For Speed

The con-artist movie is such a well-worn genre that the scams and deceptions that drive them are often a little too predictable.  It’s refreshing then that’s Focus starring Will Smith and Margot Robbie contains a few surprises.  Add to this some seductive lead performances, opulent style and propulsive energy and this is one of the better additions to the con-artist

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Film review: AFTER EARTH, from Built For Speed

M. Night Shyamalan burst onto to the scene with his clever, creepy, atmospheric and twist-laden debut The Sixth Sense.  Unfortunately, the quality of his films has plummeted since with his nadir being the dreadful The Lady in the Water.  Has he redeemed himself with straight forward sci fi action pic After Earth? Unfortunately the answer is, No! After Earth, which

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