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DVD review – ‘The Wolverine’

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And welcome back everyone to the ‘X-Men Film Review Season’!!!!!

We move away from prequels territory as we take a look at a film set after ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’. It’s time to take a look at ‘The Wolverine’, the second film in the Wolverine trilogy of ‘X-Men’ films. The first Wolverine film was ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine’. ‘The Wolverine’ was released in 2013 and is directed by James Mangold. It stars Hugh Jackman back as Logan/Wolverine and he’s joined by Hiroyuki Sanada, Famke Janssen and Will Yun Lee. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’

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Welcome to ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog and I’m Tim Bradley!

And welcome once again to the ‘X-Men Film Review Season’!!!!!

We now take a look at ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’, the third film in the ‘X-Men’ film series by 20th Century Fox/20th Century Studios! This 2006 film was directed by Brett Ratner. Hugh Jackman and Halle Berry lead the cast as they’re joined by Ian McKellen, Famke Janssen, Anna Paquin, Kelsey Grammer, James Marsden, Rebecca Romjin, Shawn Ashmore, Vinnie Jones and Patrick Stewart. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘X-Men 2’

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And welcome back to the ‘X-Men Film Review Season’!!!!!

It’s time to take a look at the second film in the ‘X-Men’ film series by 20th Century Fox/20th Century Studios – ‘X-Men 2’! This 2003 film was directed by Bryan Singer and stars the likes of Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Famke Janssen, James Marsden, Rebecca Romjin-Stamos, Brian Cox, Alan Cumming, Bruce Davison and Anna Paquin. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘X-Men’

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Welcome to ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog and I’m Tim Bradley!

And welcome to the ‘X-Men Film Review Season’!!!!!

For the next ten weeks, I’ll be sharing my reviews on the films featured in the ‘X-Men’ film series produced by 20th Century Fox (or 20th Century Studios as it’s now called). Let’s start off by taking a look at the first ‘X-Men’ movie made in 2000, directed by Bryan Singer and starring the likes of Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Halle Berry, etc. Continue reading

‘The Hobbit’/’The Lord of the Rings’ on Blu-ray

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I’ve updated and extended my reviews on ‘The Hobbit’ film trilogy and ‘The Lord of the Rings’ film trilogy. I’ve been revisiting ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’ films by director Peter Jackson, set in the world of Middle-Earth. This is before I read and review ‘The Hobbit’ book by J. R. R. Tolkien and hopefully before I update my current reviews on ‘The Lord of the Rings’ BBC radio series. Continue reading

Cinema Experience – ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring’

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‘The Lord of the Rings’!!!

Who am I to argue? ‘The Lord of the Rings’ is one of the best movie trilogies ever made in the history of cinema. It’s well-directed by Peter Jackson, with strong characters and amazing worlds in Middle-Earth, based on the books by J.R.R. Tolkien. Without a doubt, it’s the most successful of film trilogies. Continue reading

DVD review – The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King’

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My reviews on ‘The Lord of the Rings’ trilogy have all been updated on my ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog. These reviews include new photos and extended paragraphs on them. I hope to update my current reviews on ‘The Lord of the Rings’ BBC radio series pretty soon for my ‘Bradley’s Basement’. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers’

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Did you enjoy my review on ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring’?

Well here on my ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog, you can check out my DVD review of ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers’, the second film in the movie trilogy. The epic story continues as our heroes’ quest to Mordor becomes ever more dangerous and the battle for Middle-Earth is about to begin!!! Continue reading

DVD review – ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring’

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Who has never heard of ‘The Lord of the Rings’?!

Well, have no fear! You can find out by checking out my DVD review for the first film from ‘The Lord of the Rings’ trilogy by director Peter Jackson. This is an epic trilogy you don’t want to miss out on. ‘The Lord of the Rings’ is one of my favourite movie trilogies and I’ve been revisiting this on Blu-ray. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’

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You probably know this already from my ‘Basement News’ post for March 2018. But if you haven’t, this is to let you know that I’ve finished revisiting ‘The Hobbit’ film trilogy by updating my review for the third film, ‘The Battle of the Five Armies’, with new photos and extended paragraphs. I’m looking forward to revisiting ‘The Lord of the Rings’ next, especially through the Blu-ray editions. Continue reading