Simon Fairbanks

Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale

Director: Jalmari Helander Cast: Jorma Tommila, Onni Tommila Cert: 15 Santa Claus is coming to town – and cinemas – this December but you really won’t want to sit on his lap

Posted on 27th November 2010

Film review: The Town

Director: Ben Affleck Cast: Ben Affleck, Rebecca Hall, Jeremy Renner Running Time: 123 minutes Certificate: 15 Released: 24th September The Town, Ben Affleck’s second outing as d...

Posted on 28th September 2010

Film review: Eat Pray Love

Directed: Ryan Murthy Cast: Julia Roberts, Javier Bardem, Richard Jenkins Running time: 133 mins Eat Pray Love is another disappointing film targeted at middle-aged women using the...

Posted on 28th September 2010

Film review: Buried

Director: Rodrigo Cortés Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Robert Paterson Running Time: 95 mins Buried fits into the film genre of small-set-big-peril, whereby an everyman is trapped in a dan...

Posted on 28th September 2010

Film Review: The Hole 3D

Director: Joe Dante Cast: Chord Overstreet, Teri Polo, Bruce Dern Running Time: 92 minutes Certificate: 12A Released: 22nd September Joe Dante (Gremlins, Small Soldiers) returns wi...

Posted on 18th September 2010

Film review: Cyrus

Director: Jay Duplass, Mark Duplass Cast: Jonah Hill, Marisa Tomei, John C

Posted on 18th September 2010

Film review: F

Director: Johannes Roberts Cast: David Schofield, Eliza Bennett Release date: 17th September 2010 Run time: With the release of Eden Lake, Cherry Tree Lane and Harry Brown, the Bri...

Posted on 9th September 2010

Film review: Going the Distance

Director: Nannette Burstein Cast: Drew Barrymore, Justin Long, Charlie Day Run time: 102 mins Going the Distance tells the story of Garrett (Justin Long) and Erin (Drew Barrymore) ...

Posted on 9th September 2010

Film review: The Expendables

The Expendables sees Slyvester Stallone attempting to revive the eighties action movie

Posted on 20th August 2010

More Lost than Ever

Simon Fairbanks guides us through the mixed up world of Lost and the long-awaited series finale After six years of polar bears, fish biscuits and smoke monsters, Lost finally ended...

Posted on 13th June 2010

Ten Things: Firefly

Simon Fairbanks takes us on meandering journey through the Firefly universe 1

Posted on 12th June 2010

Review: Sex in the City 2

Director: Michael Patrick King Cast: Sarah Jessica Parker, Chris Noth Cert:15 2010 has seen a comedy about suicide bombers and ten year-old superheroes using the C-word but nothing...

Posted on 11th June 2010