Tag Archives: Ang Lee

Cinema Review – Bill Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

On returning from Iraq after earning the Silver Star for valour in combat, Billy Lynn (Joe Alwyn) and his squadron are sent on tour around the US, culminating in an appearance at the NFL Thanksgiving Game in 2004, with Destiny’s Child. Through flashback, the audience learns just what happened on the day that Lynn is being hailed for, and the inner conflicts he is struggling with, when considering whether or not to go back to Iraq. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Life of Pi

A young man’s life is irrevocably changed when the ship carrying his family – and hundreds of animals – to a new life is sunk. Pi is shipwrecked, but makes a strange connection with another survivor; a Bengal tiger named Richard Parker. Continue reading

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Retro Review – The Incredible Hulk

After a failed military experiment, Dr Bruce Banner (Edward Norton) goes on the run to avoid being dissected for the information his body holds. One drop of blood spells his undoing, however, and he must return home to the woman he loves in order to save himself and the people around him from a new creation that threatens their survival. Continue reading

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