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Written on: 27/08/2009 by MissKimmy (2 reviews written)
Empire is a great mag as the critics are genuine film lovers, you can tell. Not like that guy that comes on radio one, what a moron! The reviews are done by fans of the genre they are reviewing, so you won't get a sci-fi fan dissing a period drama or a romcom lover ranting about an action film.
If you enjoy films and are fed up with idiot critics giving wrong reviews this is the mag for you, however just remember that reviews are usually written by fans of the genre - but then why would... (read more)
Written on: 30/12/2008 by khas01 (19 reviews written)
I love movies, but Empire Magazine is a huge disappointment. It really is just a promotional magazine.
Too many rubbish flicks and low on critique and opinion.
Any publication that lacks a proper editorial article has to be pretty suspect. Nothing about trends or state of the industry.
Nothing to promote or even highlight home grown products. I would also have issues with the number of ads, but in these harsh times it may be a good thing.
Why five stars? Well 5 is pretty poor, like a C minus... (read more)
Written on: 12/08/2005 by Stone Cold Steve Austin (12 reviews written)
Empire is a great magazine and I think Empire reviews are the best if you want to get the inside track on the movie business. The best bits include some of the superb interviews which are regularly featured, as well as the Hollywood movie news and previews. Empire reviews are this magazine's bread and butter and while I regularly disagree vehemently with them, I like to read them as they are always well constructed and offer a decent argument. However they often get it wrong and I have lost... (read more)
Written on: 03/06/2004 by principessaleah (12 reviews written)
The best film magazine around, Empire is packed full of information, reviews and interviews. It clearly has a good reputation in the film industry (just look at the people who sent it birthday congratulations in issue 180) which means it often bags exclusives and very frank interviews.
The reviews are excellent, striking just the right balance between fan-boy excitement and enjoyment and film critic cynicism. I always turn to Empire first, and even if I don't always agree with what they... (read more)