Entries by Thomas Patrick from 02/2012

Man on a Ledge (2012) Review by That Film Guy

| Posted 02.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Nick Cassidy (Sam Worthington) is a man on a ledge. He steps out of the window of the Roosevelt Hotel in New York and draws the attention of the publi...

Chronicle (2012) Review by That Film Guy

| Posted 02.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

The 'found footage' genre has made steady progress in Hollywood since The Blair Witch Project burst through the barrier of success in 1999. JJ Abrams ...

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (2012) Review by That Film Guy

| Posted 02.14.2012 | UK Entertainment

The 9/11 tragedy is a very tricky topic to deal with effectively in film. Play it too raw and risk offending audiences for no reason other than a general sense of mean bitterness, and play it to sentimentally and risk becoming too schmaltzy and saccharine. For a narrative like Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, Stephen Daldry is, on paper, the perfect choice.

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2012) review by That Film Guy

| Posted 02.20.2012 | UK Entertainment

While episodic and a little over-long (there's really no need for the extended story's of Madge and Norman), The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a fun British fluff piece, dragged above mediocrity by the assembled super-cast.