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The White Ribbon - DVD
3.5 stars The White Ribbon - DVD By Neil Queen

Having won his place in the hearts of countless suburban multiplex-goers with such joyous spectacles as Weekend At Bernie's 4: Suffer The Consequences Read more

Fantastic Mr Fox - DVD
3.5 stars Fantastic Mr Fox - DVD By Neil Queen

Even though we here at Pocket-lint are coaxed into gleeful states of frothy delirium whenever technological advancements come into our purview, what’s Read more

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - DVD
3.5 stars Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - DVD By Neil Queen

When film was in its infancy at the fag end of the 19th century, the mere sight of a train pulling into a station would supposedly reduce cinema-goers Read more

Football Manager 2010 - Mac
4.5 stars Football Manager 2010 - Mac By Neil Queen

Damn you, Sports Interactive. We’d just about managed to wean ourselves off FM09 and re-emerge into civilised society, one that doesn’t care about Read more

Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle - DVD
4.5 stars Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle - DVD By Neil Queen

The noble visitor to Pocket-lint, boasting a heightened awareness of the furtherment of technological accomplishment and a keen love of newness, may feel Read more

Paul Blart: Mall Cop - DVD
2.0 stars Paul Blart: Mall Cop - DVD By Neil Queen

Ten minutes of watching this and I was fixing to put my smart-arse put-down critic head on, lining Paul Blart up for a sound critical kicking. Bland, unimaginative, Read more

The Wrestler - DVD
4.5 stars The Wrestler - DVD By Neil Queen

There can’t have been too many oohs and aahs when Darren Aranofsky announced he was making a film about wrestling. After all, it hasn’t exactly been Read more

The Boston Strangler: The Untold Story - DVD
1.5 stars The Boston Strangler: The Untold Story - DVD By Neil Queen

I think we can all agree that the existence of serial killers is, pretty definitely, a bad thing. But for film-makers, they’re a goldmine. Whether it’s Read more

You Don't Mess With The Zohan - DVD
2.5 stars You Don't Mess With The Zohan - DVD By Neil Queen

It’s a well-known and easily proven fact that light entertainment has the ability to affect social and cultural change on a global level. Look what happened Read more

Hancock - DVD
3.0 stars Hancock - DVD By Neil Queen

It’s a difficult to not like Will Smith in some way or other. Supposedly the Nicest Guy in Hollywood, his amiability and thespy capability has made him Read more

Football Manager 2009 - Mac
4.5 stars Football Manager 2009 - Mac By Neil Queen

Journalism is littered with incidents of notable bravery, moments when men and women have put the need to uncover the truth before their own welfare - Read more

Funny Games - DVD
3.5 stars Funny Games - DVD By Neil Queen

Cinema has been an accepted part of or lives for so long that it’s easy to not question the affect that it can have on us. And when it comes to violence Read more

Be Kind Rewind - DVD
3.0 stars Be Kind Rewind - DVD By Neil Queen

The fact that a talent as kooky as Michel Gondry can make mainstream, big-budget Hollywood movies is a cracking illustration of the healthy and liberated Read more