akamike (2007-2010)

Movie

The Dark Knight

On Thursday (24th) last week I went to see The Dark Knight, the latest in the Batman series. I have yet to see Batman Begins so this was my first look at the revival of Batman movies, and with the...

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Last night (Wednesday) I went to see Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, with Sasha and her family. While the original movies weren't a huge influence in my childhood, I was excited to see this having recently...

The Simpsons Movie

A late (as everything is around here!) review of The Simpsons Movie. Sasha and I went to see this long-awaited, family favourite comedy while I stayed in Reading. Did it live up to expectations? Read on to find out!...

Transformers Movie

I grew up playing with Transformers, some of my favourite times were spent acting out battles that would jump from high speed chases to giant robots fighting on the end of my bed. I watched the cartoons as well, though...

The Golden Compass

Wow, I only just found out about it from Sasha, but apparently there is a movie adaptation of "Northern Lights" by Philip Pullman (known as "The Golden Compass" in the US). It's slotted for a Decemeber 2007 release, and it...