Gladiator (2000)

The year 2020 marks the 20th anniversary of one of the Bets Picture winners, 2000’s Gladiator, starring Russell Crowe and Joaquin Phoenix. I wish I could say somewhere in a box my movie ticket stub is still there, however I lost a massive amount of tickets long ago and Gladiator would be one of them.  … More Gladiator (2000)

Waterworld (1995)

In 1995, Waterworld was quite ahead of its time with the unique concept that dryland is no more. They have been a thousand movies that involve the end of the world crisis,’ yet Waterworld is still alone in its own subgenre.  Kevin Costner is known as the Drifter, a man who roams the open water … More Waterworld (1995)

The Game (1997)

The Game came out in 1997, which means I’ve had over two decades to deconstruct this movie time and time again. Even viewing this crazy story today, I still don’t quite understand the finer details of it all. As a fan of Michael Douglas’s career, the only thing I learnt from this particular role is … More The Game (1997)

Deep Impact (1998)

In some marriages, couples argue over chores or money. In my house, our debates are usually centred around movies, and sometimes they run deep. Deep Impact will be one of my wife’s favourite movies of all-time, yet I was never on that bandwagon. I am a proud member of the Armageddon fan club because I … More Deep Impact (1998)

The Patriot (2000)

Mel Gibson will be remembered for many things he did on the big screen or behind the camera. Known for roles in Lethal Weapon and Braveheart and the director of The Passion of the Christ. One of the roles I’ll always fondly remember him as Benjamin Martin, one of the bravest fictional characters to fight … More The Patriot (2000)