Manly Movies

Andrew Tiernan

Automata (2014)

Automata (2014)

Automata    17 Oct 2014

R 109 minReleased

IMDB: 6.1/10 500 votes

I would have to say that upon hearing about this movie, from Millenium and Nu Boyana, alarm bells started ringing, given the scope of the thing – post apocalyptic Blade Runner territory. That type of thing is usually reserved for two fields, one is a production with a gigantic budget and directed by the likes of Ridley Scott. The other appears on the SyFy Channel, where the main attraction is to find something hilarious to point at while ...

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

300: Rise of an Empire    07 Mar 2014

R 102 minReleased

IMDB: 6.2/10 262 votes

I’m not sure if you’ve noticed but the trend these days is that if a movie is 3D, especially a converted 3D movie, it has something to hide. I’m not talking about the pros and cons of 3D itself either. Rather I can’t remember the last time I watched a decent 3D movie. I think it was Jurassic Park (review) but that doesn’t really count now, does it? It’s not a new movie. So the ...