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Edward Westman
Published on: 2011-07-18 21:10:02
A schmuck who watches too many movies. Currently building a portfolio in Graphic Design, with a First Class Honours in Media Production under his belt and an unparalled fascination with movies.
Twitter: edwestPushStart
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Film Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 3D HFR

It’s a shame to say that the most profound element in this new addition to a series of emotionally and thematically resonant films is a technological one, but it’s hard to imagine anything on show here residing in our fonde...

The Push-Start Film Podcast: Episode 7

Welcome back to the Push-Start Film Podcast. Episode 7 is once again hosted by Edward Westman and joined by Vicki Dolley. Prior to the release of The Hobbit: An Unexpected…


Film Review: Great Expectations

This new rendition of Pip’s odyssey of misfortune may be the most unambitious adaptation of anything Charles Dickens commited  to paper this side of whatever the Hallmark Channel usually churns…


Film Review: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2

The reversal of the Star Trek sequel rule (odd = bad, even = good) still applies to Twilight, so let it be known that the odd-numbered Breaking Dawn Part Deux…


Film Review: Argo

The title card reads ‘Based on a True Story’, or at very least one that allows for great entertainment. Putting aside factual context, the critical mass gained from this nifty…


Film Review: Rust and Bone

It’s a worrying dilemma when your movie opens with a hitchhiking pop and son duo, or drifting or coasting through life in general. Drifting equals wandering, wandering equals no orientation…

Does the World Need Star Wars Episode VII?

“It was originally a 12-part saga…” Dale Pollack. Author of Skywalking: The Life And Films Of George Lucas “George always wanted to make nine…” Steven Spielberg. Filmmaker and friend of…


Film Review: Skyfall

Contains Spoilers. Bond has been rejuvenated, yet again and soon enough to rinse away the rancid aftertaste of Marc Forster’s shambling Quantum of Solace. With Forster busy making a shambles…


Film Review: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

If there is one thing for certain, there’s nothing quite as profound in your teenage years as losing your Rocky Horror virginity. And then there’s high school, which can be…

Why Raiders of the Lost Ark Sucks, in IMAX

Let it be known that the maiden adventure of Henry Jones Jr (outside of the Young Indy Chronicles of course) is as great as it has always been (and always…

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