Entries by Thomas Patrick from 11/2011

The Help (2011) Review by That Film Guy

| Posted 11.04.2011 | UK Entertainment

The 1960s was a time of upheaval and change in USA. The equal rights movement was picking up steam and African-American people all across the country were making a stand for equality and equal voting rights. It is in this politically-charged and volatile situation that The Help, a film based on the bestseller by Kathryn Stockett, is set. Boasting a cast of impressive female actresses, it received very good returns at the US Box Office.

We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011) Review by That Film Guy

| Posted 11.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

Based on a 2003 novel of the same name, by Lionel Shriver, We Need to Talk About Kevin is a 2011 film directed by Lynne Ramsey. BBC Films acquired the...

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 (2011) Review by That Film Guy

| Posted 11.17.2011 | UK Entertainment

As you can see the plot is the height of melodrama and preposterous reasoning. But, as with all the previous instalments, that doesn't make The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 a bad film. It's everything else that does that. Where to start?