Film & TV Reviews

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Your Name – Film Review

Director: Makoto Shinkai Starring: Ryûnosuke Kamiki and Mone Kamishiraishi Release Date: Out Now When it comes to tired sub-genres, body swap comedy is the lowest hanging fruit there is. A constant subject of ridicule, their very existence suggests…

The Edge of Seventeen – Film Review

Director: Kelly Fremon Craig Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson, Blake Jenner, Kyra Sedgwick, Hayden Szeto and Woody Harrelson Release Date: Nov 30 In 2004, My Chemical Romance released the song ‘I’m Not Okay (I Promise)’; an angst-ridden…

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Arrival – Film Review

Director:  Denis Villeneuve Starring:  Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Forest Whitaker Release Date:  Out Now If you don’t already know Denis Villeneuve from the fantastic Sicario, or the underrated Prisoners then you’re certainly going to remember him after…

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Inferno – Film Review

Director: Ron Howard Starring: Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Ben Foster and Irrfan Khan Release Date: Oct 14 Jurassic Park, The Exorcist and The Godfather, these three titles have a common thread running through all them: Books first, films…

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The Girl on the Train – Film Review

Director:  Tate Taylor Starring:  Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Luke Evans, Rebecca Ferguson and Justin Theroux Release Date:  5 Oct Like an intense game of Cluedo, there’s few things more enjoyable than watching a good mystery. Unlike most film genres,…

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Ben Hur – Film Review

Director: Timur Bekmambetov Starring: Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Rodrigo Santoro and Morgan Freeman Release Date: Sep 7 In the Simpsons episode ‘A Star is Burns’, Mr. Burns rather unwisely recreates a scene from Ben Hur for a film…

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Sausage Party – Film Review

Director(s): Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon Starring: Seth Rogen, Kristin Wiig, James Franco, Bill Hader, Salma Hayek, Jonah Hill and Michael Cera Release Date: Sep 2 It probably wouldn’t surprise anyone to find the writers’ room behind this film…

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Don’t Breathe – Film Review

Director: Fede Alvarez Starring: Stephen Lang, Jane Levy and Dylan Minnette Release Date: Sep 9 With a charred Freddy Kreuger chasing kids up and down their nightmares, trying to stab their fleshy bits with his claw, it isn’t…