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Arrival (2016) Review

Denis Villeneuve (Prisoners, Sicario) builds on his already impressive filmography with Arrival, potentially¬†his best work so far. The film follows protagonist Dr. Louise Banks (Amy Adams), a linguist who is chosen by the American military to help investigate the sudden … 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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The Imitation Game (2014) Review

If there’s one observation I made whilst in the cinema waiting to see The Imitation Game, it was definitely that I was one of the youngest people in there! Bear in mind that this was a Saturday night screening and … Continue reading

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