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Review: Dredd

Posted in Movie Review, Movies with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 13, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

I remember I was about eleven years old when I picked up my first issue of Judge Dredd: The Megazine at the local newsagents. It was mind-blowing, unlike any comic I’d read before. It was bloody and brutal, and I was hooked. At the time I was there mostly for the ultraviolence, but as I grew older I picked up on the  comedy and satire of the strip. Dredd’s first big screen appearance, courtesy of Sylvester Stallone in 1995, may have had the big Hollywood budget but lacked all the elements that made Dredd unique. Seventeen years down the line, Mega City One’s greatest lawman returns to the screen in Dredd. Have the makers learned the lessons from the last time? Let’s find out. Continue reading

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News: Super High Quality Dredd Pics

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 19, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

 

Dredd‘s positive showing at San Diego Comic Con last week has helped put a lot of fears I had to rest. It means  I can wave bye-bye to my usual trepidation and actually look forward to the September release of the feature. In the meantime, lets look at some ridiculously high quality pics of Judge Dredd (Karl Urban) and his chums in action. Continue reading

News: New Images From Dredd BUT STILL NO TRAILER

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , on May 16, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

The year’s forgotten comic book adaption, Dredd, has dropped a few new pics. That’s all well and good, but when are we going to get a trailer or even an official poster? The fact that it’s all being kept so secretive makes me worry, especially with previous reports of unrest behind the scenes. Here’s hoping this is all silly talk and we get footage to enjoy and soon. Anyway, to the pics. Continue reading