Tag Archives: Jim Carrey

Cinema Review – Dumb & Dumber To

Twenty years after their first adventure, Harry (Jeff Daniels) and Lloyd (Jim Carrey) are still friends, even though Lloyd has been catatonic for most of that time. When Harry visits his friend, who reveals his entire illness has been an elaborate practical joke, Harry reveal he needs a kidney transplant, and the two set out to finds Harry’s long lost daughter, who was given up for adoption at birth. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Kick-Ass 2

It has been two years since Dave (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) first donned the costume of Kick-Ass and took to the streets to fight crime. Since the death of her father, Mindy (Chloe Grace Moretz) has taken to training as Hit Girl in secret, against the wishes of her new guardian. When a new breed of superheroes emerges on the city streets, Dave finds himself drawn to fighting the god fight again, but Mindy is having trouble breaking the promise she made to stay safe, and there is a new super villain on the rise, in the shape of The Motherfucker (Christopher Mintz-Plasse). Continue reading

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Cinema Review – The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

Burt Wonderstone (Steve Carrell) and Anton Marvelton (Steve Buscemi) are magicians at the top of their game; they have been resident in Las Vegas for 10 years, but unlike the city that is consistently changing, Wonderstone and Marvelton never evolved their act. When newcomer Steve Grey (Jim Carrey) comes on the scenes, he shakes the duo’s foundations, and could finally end their magical friendship. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – The Three Stooges

Larry (Sean Hayes), Curly (Will Sasso) and Moe (Chris Diamantopoulos) must raise $830,000 to save the orphanage where they were raised, but do they have the brains to pull off the job? Continue reading

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Cinema Review – JDIFF 2010: I Love You Philip Morris

I Love You Phillip Morris is a sweet and darkly funny film. It tells the story of Steven (Jim Carrey), an ordinary guy who discovers that he is gay, leaves his family and becomes a con man to support his lavish lifestyle. Eventually Steven is caught and ends up in prison, there he meets Phillip Morris (Ewan McGregor), the two fall in love, and even though Steven swears that he is reformed, he becomes even more corrupt when he gets out of prison, in order to lavish Phillip with gifts and give him the lifestyle he thinks he deserves. Continue reading

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