Category: Film & TV

Sneak Peek: Australia’s Next Top Model Series 8 Starts with a Convict Style Bootcamp

Sneak Peek: Australia’s Next Top Model Series 8 Starts with a Convict Style Bootcamp

| 27 June , 2013 | Reply

The countdown is on for the new season of Australia’s Next Top Model (Series 8) with new host Jennifer Hawkins and new model mentor Didier Cohen alongside returning judges and besties, Charlotte Dawson and Alex Perry. And today we get an insight into the first episode where it begins with a “convict style” boot camp […]

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WATCH: A Sneak Peek at Magic City Season Two

WATCH: A Sneak Peek at Magic City Season Two

| 4 June , 2013 | Reply

Here’s a sneak peek at the first five minutes of Episode One of Magic City Season Two just released by STARZ Media. We see Ike Evans (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) in gaol (jail) where we left him at the end of season one being arrested. We also see Ike’s son, Stevie (Steven Strait), who has embarked […]

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DVD Review: Call The Midwife Series 2

DVD Review: Call The Midwife Series 2

| 31 May , 2013 | Reply

4/5 stars As some of our favourite TV shows begin to wind up, you may be on the lookout for some new DVD series to keep you entertained. One excellent new release is the the much acclaimed period drama, Call The Midwife which has just released their second season on DVD. If you didn’t catch […]

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Film Review: Farewell My Queen

Film Review: Farewell My Queen

| 31 May , 2013 | Reply

Directed by: Benoît Jacquot Screenplay by: Benoît Jacquot and Chantal Thomas Starring: Léa Seydoux, Diane Kruger, Virginie Ledoyen, Xavier Beauvois and Noémie Lvovsky Sassi’s Star Rating: 3/5 Based on the novel by Chantal Thomas, Farewell, My Queen is set in the Palace of Versailles. It is 1789 and the eve of the French Revolution. These […]

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First Look: Lisa MCune in Channel Ten’s Reef Doctors

First Look: Lisa MCune in Channel Ten’s Reef Doctors

| 24 May , 2013 | Reply

Here’s our first look at the cast of Reef Doctor’s the newest Australian Drama premiering on Channel 10 Sunday June 9th featuring Gold Logie winner and co-producer Lisa McCune (Sea Patrol, Blue Heelers). Set on the picturesque Great Barrier Reef, the new 13 x one hour family drama features a stellar cast alongside McCune including; […]

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Film Review: The Hangover Part III

Film Review: The Hangover Part III

| 23 May , 2013 | Reply

Directed by: Todd Phillips Starring: Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Zach Galifinakis, Ken Jeong, Justin Bartha Sassi’s Star Rating: 3/5 It’s the finale that everyone has been waiting for. One of the most hyped releases of the year after Daft Punk’s Random Access Memories is the final instalment of the much loved Hangover series, The Hangover […]

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Offspring Season 4 Premiere’s Tonight, Channel TEN

Offspring Season 4 Premiere’s Tonight, Channel TEN

| 22 May , 2013 | Reply

Offspring Season four begins with Nina Proudman (Asher Keddie) 12 weeks pregnant to on again off again partner and hunky anaesthetist, Patrick Reid (Matthew La Nevez). Having recovered from the initial shock of their surprise pregnancy, Nina embarks on a mission to perfect all areas of her life before the baby arrives. But Nina’s desire […]

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Film Review: The Call

Film Review: The Call

| 16 May , 2013 | Reply

Directed by: Brad Anderson Starring: Halle Berry, Abigail Breslin, Evie Thompson, Morris Chestnut Sassi’s Star Rating: 2.5 / 5 Apparently there are 188 million 911 calls a year, but imagine if this one was personal? Veteran emergency operator Jordan Turner (Berry) receives a call that changes her world. This movie focuses on the real life […]

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Movie Review: Snitch

Movie Review: Snitch

| 16 May , 2013 | Reply

Directed by: Ric Roman Waugh Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Susan Sarandon, Jon Bernthal, Melina Kanakaredes Sassi’s Star Rating: 3/5 The Rock takes a serious turn as a father who would do anything for his son in the new action/drama Snitch. It’s a smart departure for the guy who if you look at his release schedule, seems […]

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Film Review: Star Trek Into Darkness

Film Review: Star Trek Into Darkness

| 9 May , 2013 | Reply

Directed by: JJ Abrams Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch, Simon Pegg, Anton Yelchin, Karl Urban Sassi’s Star Rating: 5 / 5 Ladies, you read that right. 5/5! I LOVED this film. It was fantastic. I do have a liking for science fiction, but this was a little more special. J. J. […]

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Film Review: Drift

Film Review: Drift

| 7 May , 2013 | Reply

Directed by: Ben Nott, Morgan O’Neill Starring:  Sam Worthington, Myles Pollard, Lesley-Ann Brandt, Xavier Samuel, Sean Keenan, Robyn Malcolm, Aaron Glenane, Steve Bastoni   Sassi’s Star Rating: 3/5 A tale about brothers, a slice of surf history, and a whole lot of impressive waves. Drift emerges from Aussie shores, and dives into the surf culture […]

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