Kermode and Mayo's Film Review


  • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

    Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

    Mark Kermode reviews Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. An imaginary Lincoln fights to save the US from takeover by vampires.

    Date reviewed: 21st June 2012

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  • amazing spider-Man

    The Amazing Spider-Man

    Mark Kermode reviews The Amazing Spider-Man. Andrew Garfield is Peter Parker in this latest re-make.

    Date reviewed: 29th June 2012

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  • Australia


    Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo discuss Baz Luhrmann's epic romantic adventure film with leading roles performed by Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman.

    Date reviewed: 19th December

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  • Beasts of the Southern World

    Beasts of the Southern World

    Mark Kermode reviews Beasts of the Southern Wild, starring Quvenzhane Wallis, Dwight Henry and Levy Easterly.

    Date reviewed: 19th October 2012

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  • Coraline


    Mark Kermode reviews the Henry Selick 3D animation based on the Neil Gaiman fantasy/horror novella.

    Date reviewed: 8th May

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  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

    Mark Kermode reviews David Fincher's fantasy adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald's short story, starring Brad Pitt and Cate Blanchett.

    Date reviewed: 6th February

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  • Dark Shadows

    Dark Shadows

    Mark Kermode reviews Dark Shadows, the latest offering from Tim Burton. Johnny Depp stars as a vampire who is freed from his tomb in 1972.

    Date reviewed: 11th May 2012

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  • Ghost Town

    Ghost Town

    Mark Kermode reviews Ghost Town, starring Greg Kinnear, Jordan Carlos and The Office's Ricky Gervais.

    Date reviewed: 24th October

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  • Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince

    Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince

    Mark Kermode delivers his verdict on the sixth installment of the Harry Potter series featuring Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint.

    Date reviewed: 17th July

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  • Hotel Transylvania

    Hotel Transylvania

    Mark Kermode reviews Hotel Transylvania, starring Adam Sandler, Kevin James and Andy Samberg. Recorded in Sheffield as part of 5 live's Octoberfest.

    Date reviewed: 12th October 2012

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  • The Hunger Games

    The Hunger Games

    Mark Kermode reviews the sci-fi drama The Hunger Games, starring Jennifer Lawrence.

    Date reviewed: 13th April 2012

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  • The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

    The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

    Mark Kermode thinks Terry Gilliam's latest film, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus is flawed in places, but remains real cinema with heart, passion and soul.

    Date reviewed: 16th October

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  • Imagine That

    Imagine That

    Mark Kermode reviews Imagine That, a family comedy starring Eddie Murphy and Thomas Haden Church.

    Date reviewed: 14th August

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  • Immortals


    Mark Kermode reviews the action fantasy, Immortals.

    Date reviewed: 11 November 2011

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  • Inglourious Basterds

    Inglourious Basterds

    Mark Kermode gets cross with Quentin Tarantino once again as he tackles his sixth film, Inglourious Basterds starring Brad Pitt, Melanie Laurent and Christoph Waltz.

    Date reviewed: 14th August

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  • John Carter

    John Carter

    Mark Kermode reviews John Carter, Disney's new mega-budget adventure movie.

    Date reviewed: 9th March 2012

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  • Night At The Museum 2

    Night At The Museum 2

    Mark Kermode reviews the lucrative sequel featuring Steve Coogan, who is in the studio. Is it as good as the sum of its parts?

    Date reviewed: 22nd May

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  • Ruby Sparks

    Ruby Sparks

    Mark Kermode reviews Ruby Sparks starring Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan and Annette Bening. Recorded in Sheffield as part of 5 live's Octoberfest.

    Date reviewed: 12th October 2012

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  • Shorts


    Radio 5 live's film critic appraises Shorts, the latest offering from Robert Rodriguez. A family adventure starring William H Macey.

    Date reviewed: 21st August

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  • Tales of the night

    Tales Of The Night

    Mark Kermode reviews Tales of the Night, Michel Ocelot's latest animation.

    Date reviewed: 25th May 2012

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  • Ted


    Al Murray reviews Ted, written and directed by Seth MacFarlane, creator of Family Guy. As the result of a childhood wish, Mark Wahlberg's character lives with his teddy bear who has come to life.

    Date reviewed: 26th July 2012

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  • The Time Traveler's Wife

    The Time Traveler's Wife

    Mark Kermode reviews Robert Schwentke's romantic drama about a Chicago librarian with a gene that causes him to involuntarily time-travel. Starring Eric Bana and based on the book by Audrey Niffenegger.

    Date reviewed: 14th August

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  • Twilight


    Mark Kermode reviews the teen vampire movie based on the cult book of the same name by Stephenie Meyer.

    Date reviewed: 19th December

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  • Twilight Saga

    The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2

    Mark Kermode reviews the latest installment of the Twilight franchise: Breaking Dawn - Part 2. Starring Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart.

    Date reviewed: 16th November 2012

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  • Where The Wild Things Are

    Where The Wild Things Are

    Mark Kermode gives a thumbs-up for the Spike Jonze adaptation of the hugely-popular children's book, Where the Wild Things Are.

    Date reviewed: 11th December

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  • Wrath of the Titans

    Wrath of the Titans

    Mark Kermode reviews new blockbuster Wrath of the Titans, sequel to the mega budget Clash of the Titans.

    Date reviewed: 30th March 2012

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  • X-Men Origins: Wolverine

    X-Men Origins: Wolverine

    Mark Kermode reviews X-Men Origins: Wolverine, starring Hugh Jackman, another addition to the comic-inspired franchise.

    Date reviewed: 1st May

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