Movie Review: ATTACK THE BLOCK (2011) – Before The Empire, John Boyega Took On The Block

Shah Shahid

Cinephile. Bollywood Connoisseur. Attempted Writer & Editor at Host of Split Screen Podcast (@splitscreen_pod). Member of the Twitterati @theshahshahid. Diagnosed w ADH-- look a dust bunny!

5 Responses

  1. lauren says:

    Good review. I enjoyed this film, it was a different take on the whole alien envasion idea.

  2. CMrok93 says:

    Good review Shah. Pretty solid flick, even if it does feel like it’s “Too British” at times for my own wit.

    • Shah Shahid says:

      Same here man. But once I could understand what they were saying (subtitles!) I got into it. I deleted a lot of comments in my Review imitating “Brit Talk”, but good judgement got the better of me. 😐

  3. ruth says:

    I still haven’t seen this yet, though I generally like Edgar Wright’s style. I was actually at the Comic-con panel a few years back and the trailer does look intriguing, though yeah, I probably turn on the subtitles too, ahah. Seems rather gory as well though.

    • Shah Shahid says:

      It’s not a usual Edgar Wright film. Not as good anyways. But has its moments. The gore is alright. Actually, it is gory. Lol.

      Damn your Comic Con experience. One day.

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