Review: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Joe Johnston's Captain America: The First Avenger is a divisive entry in Marvel's recent web of superhero movies, and stands notably apart from the other, more homogenous successes. This is, largely, down to the throwback tone of its first half - a love letter to 30s adventure serials reminiscent of Indiana Jones' wistful energy. The film's second …

Review: Scre4m

***originally written 19 April 2011*** "...after the imaginative contraption-killings of the Saw septology, watching multiple knife murders, however ironically intended, is about as thrilling as standing in line at the butcher’s". So says the Empire review of Scre4m, the latest, kind-of-surprising-that-it's-actually-here edition to Wes Craven's franchise. What Empire conveniently forgot to mention, but Scre4m takes …