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The Light Between Oceans (2016) Review

It’s surprising how little time I’ve had to watch films for enjoyment since beginning my degree in Film Studies!¬†Using the first day of ‘reading week’ as the perfect excuse to explore my new local cinema for the first time I … Continue reading

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Jurassic World (2015) Review

Going into Jurassic World I had a horrible feeling that it would be rubbish. If you’ve read my last blog post, on creativity in the film industry, then you’ll understand some of my issues with the fact that this film … Continue reading

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Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) Review

As the Marvel Cinematic Universe begins to expand into unknown territory for any film series, Age of Ultron is the newest instalment, giving fans simply a small glimpse at the scale of what is yet to come in Infinity War. … Continue reading

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Whiplash (2014) Review

‘There are no two words in the English language more harmful than good job.’ – That’s what J.K. Simmons’ terrifying character tells us, so Whiplash, I’ve got to hand it to you, great job. Whiplash is a film that follows a … Continue reading

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Birdman (2014) Review

Pretentious; I think that’s the correct word to use to describe Birdman. Yet somehow, it’s fantastically thought-provoking, compelling and all round superb – perhaps brilliantly pretentious would be a better description. There’s one particular moment in this film that really … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies (2014) Review

An epic conclusion for an epic trilogy – I was thoroughly impressed with the conclusion to the screen adaptation of The Hobbit. Going into the film I’d read a few reviews and articles and it is safe to say I … Continue reading

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Paddington (2014) Review

Watching Paddington was a new and unfamiliar experience to me – I usually choose the film I want to see, but Paddington was an exception to the rule; one extremely eager mother later and I was sat in a rather … Continue reading

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