S. Martin

Helpful votes received on reviews: 87% (40 of 46)
Location: Manchester, Uk
Birthday: 17 July

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When A Stranger Calls [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Carol Kane
When A Stranger Calls [DVD] DVD ~ Carol Kane
5.0 out of 5 stars One of my favourites, 26 Mar 2014
A word of warning, this film is dated, which is probably why so many people said they didn't think it was any good. If you can stop looking for 21st century visuals in a 20th century film then you can enjoy it. Carol Kane is excellent, all these years later the words "have you checked the children" still send shivers down my spine. Yes the acting is not the best, yes the clarity of the film leaves a lot to be desired, but don't expect a polished film - this is over 30 years old! There was a sequel called When a stranger calls back, which was made in 1993, so if you want a little more up to date watch that one instead. If you like thrillers, and are a bit of a B movie addict you… Read more
Bullet to the Head <b>Amazon Instant Video</b> ~ Sylvester Stallone
Bullet to the Head Amazon Instant Video ~ Sylvester Stallone
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Full of Action, 20 Mar 2014
It is a cheesy film but then again it is full of action; well it stars Sylvester Stalone so it had to be.
The storyline is not too bad, however there is not much depth to the characters. The action scenes
make up for this, and there is plenty of it.
If there is one redeeming quality it is the witty one liners thrown in and the rapport between the two main characters.
This is not Stalones best film, but it is good to see him playing a sort of bad guy, although it's more like a good guy with attitude.
It was good to see Jason Momoa (Drogo - Game ofThrones) playing a tough bad guy.
There are some good fight scenes.
This is worth watching if there is nothing… Read more
Safe House <b>Amazon Instant Video</b> ~ Denzel Washington
Safe House Amazon Instant Video ~ Denzel Washington
4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Action Film, 18 Mar 2014
Great action film, nothing too complicated or too heavy, but just a great action thriller, well worth the watch. Recommended.

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