Charlize Theron

News, Reviews & Features
  • Snow White vs Mirror Mirror: it's ON like Hans Christian AndersON

    Movie Feature | Ali | 17th November 2011

    Armageddon and Deep Impact! Antz and A Bug's Life! No Strings Attached and Friends With Benefits! Feature writers, prepare to roll out your old 'similar movies' articles, because there are two similar movies coming out! It's time for the Snow Whites to fight to the death, within the confines of a HTML table!

  • Movie maths with Charlize Theron

    Movie Feature | Ali | 16th November 2011

    Charlize Theron has two fantastic looking new movies out next year, Young Adult and Snow White And The Huntsman. Add them both together, and what do you get?

  • Prometheus looks... uhh... (*runs*)

    Movie News | Ali | 26th July 2011

    Amazing first official still from Ridley Scott's eagerly anticipated Alien prequel, starring the hottest cast in Hollywood and written by one of the most in-demand scribes in the business. Your hopes: lift them higher!

  • The Road

    Movie Review | Ali | 13th January 2010

    Given that most of my articles on literary adaptations start with the line, "I haven't read the book, but..." it's quite rare that I actually have the opportunity to compare the film to the source material. Cormac McCarthy's The Road has the honour of being one of the finest novels I've ever read (and I've read two) but unfortunately suffers from being so downcast, bleak and utterly, utterly grim, this largely faithful adaptation makes for uneasy viewing.

  • Hancock

    Movie Review | Ali | 28th June 2008

    Holy shit, Batman! An original superhero story! No stigma attached; no fanboy preconceptions; no bitching about bad casting; no in-built audience to pander to. Just an honest to Zod, original idea for a film about a superhero that's not ripped from the pages of a comic or a TV show or a website or a painting or a dirty limerick....

  • Aeon Flux

    Movie Review | Ali | 2nd March 2006

    Women: you really can't do anything properly, can you? Don't get me wrong, I like the way you sometimes wear your hair in pigtails, and there's no denying that you do a cracking roast of a Sunday, but when it comes to saving the world, you suck at it. Us men have to ask why you still bother, when we do such a good job at it - ...