I.J.R. Awards 2015 – Current Frontrunners

For the uninitiated: In 2013 I launched a yearly ‘award’ post for the blog called I’m Jeffrey Rex Awards, this post names the current frontrunners (up to two titles for each award).

In a month we’ll be halfway through the year, therefore I’ve decided to look back and note my current frontrunners for each award, and reveal if there are any changes for this year’s I’m Jeffrey Rex Awards. (more…)

My Legends – Second ‘Inductee’ of 2015

George Lucas with J. J. Abrams

For the uninitiated: My Legends is my kind of ‘hall of fame’ for people that have either been public role models, or simply meant a lot to me. Today we have our second inductee of 2015.

Back in February 2015 I announced my first inductee of the year, Colin Moriarty. Today I am pleased to announce that my second inductee of the year is the creator of Star Wars and Indiana Jones. And why is it exactly that George Lucas is legendary? Well, let me tell you. (more…)

Marvelous Monday #19 – 5 Missed Opportunities in the MCU

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On this week’s Marvelous Monday, I go over 5 missed opportunities in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Thus beware of spoilers from the 11 released Marvel Cinematic Universe films, as well as minor spoilers from the comic books.

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REVIEW: English Premier League 2014/2015

And there it is. Chelsea’s 5th Top League Title, 4th Premier League title.

Chelsea were the champions, which, of course, pleases me. They were on top from the start, and they, we, completely deserve it. But this season also marks the end of three great Premier League careers.

Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard end their Premier League careers, and will now go to the United States to take over the Major League Soccer. As a surprise on the last day of the season, Didier Drogba also revealed that it would be his very last game for Chelsea Football Club. Three great legends. (more…)

REVIEW: Tomorrowland (2015)

Walt Disney Pictures poster

The following is a spoiler-free review of Disney’s Tomorrowland, starring George Clooney and Britt Robertson.

Sometimes you come across an original idea that blows you away. Sometimes a great director and a great project can alter the direction Hollywood is going in. Brad Bird is a great director, Tomorrowland is a great project, but it is not that kind of film. If you go in looking for greatness, you’ll be disappointed.

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15 Most Anticipated Films of 2015

Anticipated Films

So back in January, I noted just seven films that I was truly excited about seeing – but now I’ve already seen a couple of those. So, for the very first time, here are my 15 most anticipated films for this year.

Note that if I’ve seen the film, then it’ll be crossed off the list already, and the IJR film score will be next to it.

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