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Not Worth the Camcorder it was Recorded on!

Advantages: The end came quickly
Disadvantages: The way of filming is poor, acting is below average, storline is weak

Cloverfield (film only review) Wanting to build our small DVD collection up a little as compared to most peoples collections, ours looked miniscule; I took a visit to the CEX shop which deals with second hand traded DVDís and games. After flicking thro ...

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Let's go on a rampage, best get your video camera!

Advantages: FX, acting and visual style
Disadvantages: Limited, nothing special

Last Summer, the airing of Transformers in cinema across the country was one of the most exciting moments for many who had grown up with the show. However, what was on most people's lips upon leaving was the suggestive trailer they had just watched: the s ...

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Maybe it tried to make me its Queen.

Advantages: Excellent special effects. Realistic filming
Disadvantages: Hud. Not in Belfast. Monster looked like nothing.

Cloverfield is a film seen from the perspective of a handy cam. The first footage we see is taken by Rob Hawkins one happy morning in New York with his girlfriend Beth and the film follows their day together but this is interrupted as the tape is being ...

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A field of clover would be more interesting!

Advantages: Good special effects
Disadvantages: Weak plot, too predictable

Cloverfield was released in January 2008 and directed by Matt Reeves. It follows the story of Rob Hawkins who has a new job which means he will be leaving his home town of New York for Japan. His friends decide to throw him a surprise leaving party. The p ...

withers1979 23.03.2009 ∑ Read full review
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Godzilla meets Blair Witch meets I Am Legend

Advantages: The CGI/special effects are fairly good, its quite atmospheric I guess
Disadvantages: Characters, a mix of too many genres, just doesnt really 'work' (see review)

...- Introduction - I first heard about Cloverfield on the BBC show Film 2008 I think. It sounded intriguing, although it didn't get that good a review but sometimes im not sure how much to pay attention to reviews... I decided I'd like to see it anyway, ...

IzzyS 19.10.2008 ∑ Read full review
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