Change Your Image
Upload An Image
Crop And Save
Not going to do an in-depth review but I thought it was just okay.
A little too predictable all through and also too strung out. Would have been better in 3 or 4 episodes.
I have to say that some of the acting was terrible, particularly the actress playing Detective Greenwood, the (hostile) female colleague at the law firm and worst of all the kid playing Jason Russell who was truly awful and really just needed a smack! Oh and whoever cast John Bishop should be shot. He was TERRIBLE! The ending was a bit of a let down and anti-climax.
Only worth watching if nothing better is on.
Van Helsing (2004)
This came out here today and it was one of the few movies I've ever been tempted to walk out on.
One of the worst aspects for me was the standard of the CGI stunts. Please please please, until the standard of CGI improves to the point where you can synthesize a realistic human being then either do the stunts with real people or drop them. I don't want to watch a cartoon figure leap about the screen.
Aside from that, the plot jumped all over the place, the sets looked like sets rather than real places and there were several points that inspired unintentional laughter e.g. almost anything with "the monster" and Van Helsing howling at the moon. I really wanted to laugh.
The director seems to think filming in low light and with very loud music creates atmosphere. Sorry but it takes a bit more than that.
A truly appalling film.