Archives: Derek Winnert

  • Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer in The Lone Ranger

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    Review: The Lone Ranger

    Written by: Derek WinnertPosted on:

    Who is that masked man? I don’t know, he’s wearing a mask! Alas, The Lone…
  • The Kings of Summer

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    Review: The Kings of Summer

    Written by: Derek WinnertPosted on:

    Three lost, dazed and confused teenaged American Mid-West boys, Joe (Nick Robinson), Patrick (Gabriel Basso)…
  • Monsters University

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    Review: Monsters University

    Written by: Derek WinnertPosted on:

    A very pleasant prequel to a very pleasing original. Monsters University has slightly more trouble…
  • Hugh Jackman in The Wolverine

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    Review: The Wolverine

    Written by: Derek WinnertPosted on:

    Where have all the mutants gone? Well, I don’t really know, but The Wolverine has…
  • Julianne Hough and Josh Duhamel in Safe Haven

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    Review: Safe Haven

    Written by: Derek WinnertPosted on:

    So the story is this. A worried-looking young mystery woman runs off, jumping on a…
  • Anthony Hopkins in Hitchcock

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    Film review: Hitchcock

    Written by: Derek WinnertPosted on:

    It’s 1959, and Alfred Hitchcock is at the peak of his creative powers and popularity,…
  • A Liar's Autobiography

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    Review: A Liar’s Autobiography

    Written by: Derek WinnertPosted on:

    ‘The dead one from Monty Python’ provides his own soundtrack for this 3D animated biopic…
  • Nicolas Hoult as a zombie in Warm Bodies

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    Review: Warm Bodies

    Written by: Derek WinnertPosted on:

    Nicholas Hoult is dead good as a cute, soulful young zombie, so captivated by the…
  • Rafe Spall and Stephen Merchant in I Give It A Year

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    Review: I Give It A Year

    Written by: Derek WinnertPosted on:

    Dan Mazer, the man who wrote for Borat and Bruno for Sacha Baron Cohen, here…
  • Wreck It Ralph

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    Review: Wreck It Ralph

    Written by: Derek WinnertPosted on:

    I didn’t really get Wreck-It Ralph. Video gamers may disagree, but despite the Oscar nomination…
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger in The Last Stand

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    Review: The Last Stand

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    It seems like old times. There are photos of Brucie, Sly and Arnie all over…