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Devastating Detroit

It is a rare that a film makes you feel that you are part of the action, drawing you in as if it is going on around you rather than in front of you on the screen. Yet this summer … Continue reading

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Why you should watch Baywatch

Rather predictably, there have been a lot of critics posting sniffy reviews of Baywatch, but I can’t help thinking that they may have missed the point. This was never pretending to be Shakespeare. It doesn’t claim to have Scorese levels … Continue reading

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King Arthur: East End of the Sword

I suppose if you give Guy Ritchie a budget of $175m, and a cast of thousands, then you pretty much deserve what you get. This is, after all, the man who thought that marrying Madonna was a good idea. Apparently, … Continue reading

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Hello to Jason Issacs!

If you are not scared of dentists, drowning and doctors when you go in to A Cure for Wellness, you certainly will be by the time you leave. You’ll also want to steer clear of drinking water, floatation tanks and … Continue reading

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Great Expectations – The Strange Reality of La La Land

Warning – spoiler-tastic review. Don’t say I didn’t warn you. When the wonderful Light Cinema, New Brighton, launches a film with a dress-to-impress prom night, complete with cocktails and lounge singer, it’s hard not to get excited about the movie … Continue reading

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