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Dredd 3D [2012]

Shock Alert: I’m probably one of a microscopic few that enjoyed Sylvester Stallone’s 1995 outing as Judge Dredd. That was, however, likely due to the fact that I was 7 years old and thought it was cool as hell that I was watching a 15 certificate film. On reflection, this film was god awful. Then in 2012 a trailer landed for the updated “low” budget version starring Karl Urban. I have to admit that it was a disappointing trailer after seeing it marketed as a 3D film, which I’m not a fan of in the slightest, and it also having a similar plot line to The Raid. After warming to it amongst the hype when it was finally released, I went to my cinema to catch a viewing but they didn’t have a “normal” 2D screening at all! So I took the plunge, on my first 3D cinema film since Avatar and Toy Story 3. In all honesty, I was surprisingly impressed. (more…)