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2 years ago
Another film based on a job title (seriously there are loads of these), The Accountant is about an autistic accountant who gets recommended to look into a company's records to find out where the money is going. Sounds like it would make a good dra... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
Allied (2016)

Allied (2016)

7 / 10
The usual november World War II film, this year we have Allied which is all about an undercover couple who eventually marry each other but a certain obstacle is thrown their way...British intel believes that the wife is actually a German spy. Is t... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
Featuring the legend that is James Caan, The Good Neighbour is about a couple of teenagers who continually prank a neighbour for a project into making them believe that they are experiencing a paranormal entity...but things start to get out of ha... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
Sully (2016)

Sully (2016)

7 / 10
Another biographical disaster movie, Sully is about Captain Chesley Sullenberger and the landing on the Hudson river in January 2009 and the media frenzy and investigation that followed those events. I remember this news story when I was in scho... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
The return of JK Rowling's magical world of wizardry, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is about a Magizoologist named Newt Scamander arriving in New York where he finds himself mixing briefcases with someone who then unleashes the magical c... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
A film hotly tipped for Academy Awards, Nocturnal Animals is about an art gallery director receiving a novel from her ex-husband and as she reads it she starts to realise the true intentions of the book. Now I went into this knowing nothing, I on... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
Nice review! I can only agree that this film is a masterpiece and it best get nominations during... Read the full comment »
[Review] Arrival (2016)

[Review] Arrival (2016)

Arrival (2016) is a film I was very excited to see and I had high expectations because of the director, Denis Villeneuve. Villeneuve has directed three of my favorite films in the last three years: Sicario (2015), Enemy (2014), and Prisoners (2013... Read the full blog post »
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2 years ago
Arrival (2016)

Arrival (2016)

10 / 10
Another "aliens making contact with Earth" movie, Arrival is about a linguistics translator being called to try and translate an alien language from twelve unidentified objects to determine what their purpose on Earth is. Before I continue the rev... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
Matt Damon returns to the franchise that made him an action star, Jason Bourne follows the eponymous character on a revenge flick where he discovers something personal about his life that lead him to the man he is today. Let me get this out of the... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
Pixar's animated film this summer, Finding Dory is the sequel to Finding Nemo and this time focusses on Dory as she tries to find her own family and prove that she can actually remember things. Now, Finding Nemo was a personal favourite of mine a... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
A horror movie that is not actually a sequel (surprisingly), Lights Out is about a family who are experiencing a supernatural presence that can only stay in the dark as they go through a difficult time in their lives. I remember when the initial t... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
Ending the summer season in horror style, Don't Breathe is about three teenagers robbing houses where they come across a blind army veteran who has quite a lot of money, but not all as it seems because this blind man...is Stephen Lang. The same St... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
The true sequel to The Blair Witch Project (I'm discounting the straight-to-DVD nonsense), Blair Witch follows the brother and a group of friends as he tries to find out what happened to his sister from the first movie. This was initially titled... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
Based on the hit video game series, Ratchet and Clank is about a Lombax wanting to do more with his life as he comes across a defect robot who warns others that the galaxy is in danger. Now the video game franchise is one of my favourites of all t... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
Gravity (2013)

Gravity (2013)

10 / 10
Space, the endless emptiness that holds many wonders and anomalies. It's been the setting for hundreds of movies through the years. In fact many masterpieces have been set in space: Stanley Kubrick's ground breaking 2001: A Space Odyssey, Ridley... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
The comeback for shark films and Blake Lively, The Shallows follows Nancy who travels to an unknown beach to surf...however she is shortly confronted by cinema's most dangerous sea creature, a Great White Shark. Throughout the years we've had mast... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
The third instalment in the low budget franchise, The Purge: Election Year is about a senator trying to put an end to the annual Purge but the NFFA take advantage of the night to try and eliminate her. This is an established franchise now, the fi... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
Awards season has truly begun now, Hell or High Water is about two brothers robbing small bank branches whist being pursued by two rangers across Texas. This film was not in my anticipated list at all, I was not even remotely excited to watch this... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
The latest film from Laika studios (the team behind Coraline and Paranorman), Kubo and the Two Strings is about a young boy on a quest to find three pieces of armour in order to finish his father's mission and defeat the Moon King. Having never s... Read the full review »
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2 years ago
With a deliberately inappropriate name, Sausage Party is about food items from a supermarket wanting to be purchased and taken home...only to find out that we eat them, and so they most warn others of this revelation. This was heavily marketed as... Read the full review »