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Thought it was pretty good. unfortunately (for the 3rd film) it'll always be in dark knight's shadow I think.

Thought Bane was good as a villian but lost some of his 'aura' when he wasn't the one (SPOILER) that made it out of the prison, it was a woman...

Will be a great boxset when it's released in it's entirity

IMO The Dark Knight is definitely the better film, with this being the weakest of the three. TDK was more coherent plotwise and had a stronger villain, aided hugely by the performance of a lifetime by Heath Ledger. If TDK's a 5 star film and Batman Begins a 4, I'd give TDKR a solid 3.5.

I thought Tom Hardy was a good choice for Bane and, although it was both distracting and frustrating to follow his dialogue, he managed to act the part well physically. What disappointed me was the rather glib way he was removed. The three twists involving the prison were well done I thought, but Marion Cotillard's character was unnecessary and confused the storyline - I felt the tie-in between her and Bane was not required and the storyline could have been simplified with her out of the picture. Having said that, it was entirely plausible if you've read any Batman.

I thought Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anne Hathaway were the two strongest characters in the film and they both gave performances to match. My one little gripe there would be a lack of any real chemistry between Bale and Hathaway.

Looking forward to the DVD set too. A must buy methinks, even though I have the two previous films already.

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Went to see Total Recall yesterday. Remakes are always going to be compared to the original,such is the nature of that beast. IMO,it's well worth the money to see it on the big screen.

It's very close to the original story,but instead of Mars,it's set in Australia ( a colony ) and Britain. Die-hard's will probably choke on their pop-corn,but loved the original too,but that didn't stop me from enjoying the twist to this one or where or how it is set.

Kate Beckinsale is a good reminder to those guys who want to stay single, she's the bitch from hell. The director Len Wiseman,added a couple of 'Doff your Hat' moments to the original,which was a nice gesture and very amusing,if you can spot them.

I give it 8/10 as I don't like to compare remakes,but just watch them for what they are,just another film. The 'Nerds' of the original may slaughter it though.

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well,it seems that nobody goes to the cinema now,ho-hum. Anyway, I went to see Skyfall,you know,the new James Bond flick? The best yet,but that's my opinion. And the trailers that are shown on tv,do not give away the plot or where the film is going.

It's a must for the big screen.

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Skyfall - Wow.

Have to admit it was my first time for a while seeing a big budget film up close on a massive digital screen.

But this was mind blowing. And having travelled for the weekend, I felt enormously proud to watch this UK film abroad.

The script doesn't bear much analysis - it really is a big screen production where disbelief and scepticism have to be suspended. Best opening sequence for years. On a par with the catching a falling airplane one.

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Recently acquired a Kindle Fire so have subscribed to LoveFilm Instant. There's a lot on there I need to work my way through, mostly quasi-arty stuff I couldn't convince anyone to see at the cinema with me. Watched Melancholia last night- that was Von Trier's final chance with me, won't be bothering with his films again.

Hoping to go and see Rust and Bone today. Not really a Bond fan.

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I was a bit disappointed with Skyfall, perhaps the hype made me expect something truly special but I didn't enjoy it as much as Goldeneye and Casino Royale. Perhaps I need to see it again, it took me a couple of viewings to really appreciate Casino Royale.

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Skyfall was a hugely pleasant surprise - best Bond since GoldenEye for my money. Tomorrow Never Dies was entertaining but Brosnan's last two were sh&te (not his fault, I might add as he was good himself) and I wasn't a fan of either Casino Royale or Quantum Of Solace (worst title ever), so it was great to see Daniel Craig deliver a Bond-worthy performance here in a film that matched it.

One gripe - why did they use a Jubilee line train for a District line one?? Some amusing f&ckery regarding changing bits and pieces of the Underground around.

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I just watched the Baader Meinhof Complex on the BBC iplayer. Great film if you like them gritty and with subtitles. Very well acted and if you're old like me, will still remember the events like it was yesterday,especially the '72 Olympics.

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