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Movie Reviews, News & Articles


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    Every Day Review

    Every Day is a Quantum Leap-style Young Adult adaptation about finding love that's much more than skin deep

    by Sharuna Warner, Apr 19, 2018 at 7:20 AM

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    Legion Season 2 Review

    Fox's best X-Men project, Legion enters its second season on Sky and it's just as much of a mind-twisting audiovisual delight as the first

    by Cas Harlow, Apr 17, 2018 at 7:23 PM

  • 8

    Lost in Space Season 1 Review

    The classic Lost in Space TV series earns its second reboot courtesy of Netflix in this big budget sci-fi actioner that's quite literally like Lost... in space.

    by Cas Harlow, Apr 13, 2018 at 10:45 AM

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    Rampage Review

    Dwayne ‘the Rock’ Johnson does battle with super-sized animals in the latest video game to be adapted for the big screen.

    by Sharuna Warner, Apr 12, 2018 at 5:43 AM

  • 8

    Ghost Stories Review

    Ghost Stories might not have you screaming and hiding behind your hands but it will definitely leave a chill down your spine.

    by Sharuna Warner, Apr 6, 2018 at 6:05 PM

  • 5

    The Hurricane Heist Review

    The man behind the very first Fast & Furious film writes and directs this cheesy so-bad-it's-almost-good actioner which Sky is bringing to your living room just in time for the weekend.

    by Cas Harlow, Apr 6, 2018 at 9:14 AM

  • 8

    A Quiet Place Review

    Third time's a charm as The Office's John Krasinski delivers a thoroughly impressive directorial effort with this gripping and subversive high concept horror.

    by Cas Harlow, Apr 2, 2018 at 11:08 PM

  • 7

    Small Town Crime Review

    Netflix acquires the worldwide rights to another little gem with the neo-noir detective flick Small Town Crime starring the ever-reliable John Hawkes

    by Cas Harlow, Apr 2, 2018 at 8:58 AM

  • 8

    Journeyman Review

    Paddy Considine's sophomore effort as writer/director sees him taking centre-stage in a powerful tale ripe with superb performances.

    by Sharuna Warner, Mar 29, 2018 at 7:22 AM

  • 8

    Ready Player One Review

    Steven Spielberg returns to what he does better that anyone with his film adaptation of Ready Player One, an entertaining mix of 80s nostalgia and cutting edge technology.

    by Sharuna Warner, Mar 29, 2018 at 7:22 AM

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    Pacific Rim: Uprising Review

    The sequel to Del Toro's surprisingly fun mecha vs. monsters Pacific Rim is not quite the same testosterone fuelled ride but it just about works.

    by Sharuna Warner, Mar 23, 2018 at 9:34 PM

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    A Wrinkle in Time Review

    Science, magic, imagination and hope collide in this phantasmagorical fantasy from Ava DuVernay which is a landmark in film history.

    by Kumari Tilakawardane, Mar 23, 2018 at 8:47 PM

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    Peter Rabbit Review

    Sony Pictures new film adaptation of Peter Rabbit plays fast and loose with Beatrix Potter's original stories but the slapstick comedy should entertain the kiddies.

    by Sharuna Warner, Mar 16, 2018 at 5:20 PM

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    Tomb Raider Review

    Although bloated by a largely unnecessary origin story, Tomb Raider does provide some decent Indy-style action-adventure with Alicia Vikander on fine form.

    by Cas Harlow, Mar 15, 2018 at 5:13 AM

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    Annihilation Review

    Ex Machina's acclaimed director Alex Garland - the man behind the tremendous Dredd movie - may have just delivered streaming giant Netflix's first bona fide gem.

    by Cas Harlow, Mar 12, 2018 at 2:43 PM

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    Gringo Review

    David Oyelowo, Charlize Theron and Joel Edgerton star in Gringo, a dark action comedy about a businessman who falls foul of a drugs cartel south of the border.

    by Sharuna Warner, Mar 9, 2018 at 10:31 PM

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    The Outsider Review

    Netflix's Jared Leto-starring crime thriller, The Outsider is nothing groundbreaking, but it's a slick and accessible introduction to the Yakuza.

    by Cas Harlow, Mar 9, 2018 at 8:46 PM

  • 7

    Jessica Jones Season 2 Review

    Jessica delves into her own mysterious past to find out how she got her powers in season two of Marvel's Jessica Jones.

    by Cas Harlow, Mar 9, 2018 at 7:30 AM

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    Game Night Review

    Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams star in Game Night, a slick and stylish murder mystery that is both funny and entertaining.

    by Sharuna Warner, Mar 3, 2018 at 7:05 AM

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    I, Tonya Review

    This film version of the life of Tonya Harding might play loose with the facts but a towering central performance from Margot Robbie makes this tale of the dark side of figure skating hugely entertaining.

    by Kumari Tilakawardane, Feb 24, 2018 at 6:52 PM

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    Mute Review

    Writer/director Duncan Jones' self-proclaimed spiritual sequel to his dazzling debut, Moon, is a nice - albeit disjointed - little future noir to add to Netflix's roster.

    by Cas Harlow, Feb 23, 2018 at 11:53 AM

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    Father Figures Review

    Owen Wilson and Ed Helms star in Father Figures, a comedy about two brothers searching for their father after discovering he's still alive. The problem is there are a number of potential candidates.

    by Sharuna Warner, Feb 16, 2018 at 10:31 PM

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    The Shape of Water Review

    The Shape of Water is Guillermo del Toro's latest fairytale, which effortlessly blends Beauty and the Beast and The Creature from the Black Lagoon in a magical tale of forbidden love.

    by Kumari Tilakawardane, Feb 14, 2018 at 11:14 PM

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    Black Panther Review

    Culturally significant, Black Panther is also a decent origin story, revitalising tried-and-tested plot beats with its strikingly unusual setting and fabulously realised characters.

    by Cas Harlow, Feb 14, 2018 at 7:44 AM

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    The 15:17 to Paris Review

    Clint Eastwood's new film tells the story of the terrorist attack on The 15:17 to Paris with the real life heroes playing themselves.

    by Sharuna Warner, Feb 9, 2018 at 10:25 PM

  • 5

    The Cloverfield Paradox Review

    Cloverfield came out of nowhere and it's sequel was also kept under wraps but this latest entry pulls the biggest surprise of all as it's available on Netflix from today.

    by Cas Harlow, Feb 5, 2018 at 1:38 PM

  • Solo: A Star Wars Story Trailer Finally Arrives

    Solo: A Star Wars Story opens in just over three months but until now there hasn't been a trailer. Why so late? Who knows but now that the trailer is here, what do you think?

    by Steve Withers, Feb 5, 2018 at 7:50 AM

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    Altered Carbon Season 1 Review

    Netflix's latest glossy big budget original series is a superbly faithful interpretation of Richard Morgan's remorselessly brutal cyberpunk future noir tale.

    by Cas Harlow, Feb 4, 2018 at 10:12 AM

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    Journey's End Review

    As we approach the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, Journey's End is a timely reminder of the horror of that conflict and the toll it took on the men in the trenches.

    by Kumari Tilakawardane, Feb 2, 2018 at 8:54 PM

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    Phantom Thread Review

    Master filmmaker Paul Thomas Anderson's eighth film makes for a fitting end to master actor Daniel Day-Lewis's illustrious career; a mesmerising study of love and obsession.

    by Cas Harlow, Feb 2, 2018 at 8:23 PM