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Review – X-Men: Apocalypse

X-Men: Apocalypse Trailer Long time readers of this blog will remember my thoughts on Days Of Future Past, genuinely one of the best comic-book films I have ever seen, and probably the best offering of the somewhat bloated X-Men franchise, … Continue reading

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Review: Joy

Joy Trailer The Oscar-bait train is well and truly chugging along as we look at our first film of the year, from the Russell/Lawrence/Cooper/De Niro team that found previously critical and award success with 2013’s Silver Linings Playbook, a film … Continue reading

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Review – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part Two

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part Two Trailer One year on from starting the revolution, Francis Lawrence, Jennifer Lawrence and the many citizens of Panem, are back to finish it all off, one way or another. It’s been an interesting … Continue reading

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Review – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part One

Edit: Man, I hate this post title. But how could I do it differently?! The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part One Trailer Yet another book adaptation whose finale is being split into two parts, Mockingjay brings Katniss Everdeen and Jennifer … Continue reading

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Review – X-Men: Days Of Future Past

X-Men: Days Of Future Past Trailer There are few existing film franchises with the longevity of the X-Men. Their first, relatively low-key, adventure was 14 years ago, when the genre of the modern comic book film was still in its … Continue reading

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Review – The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Spoilers Trailer I remember liking The Hunger Games overall, but I also remember being baffled by large parts of it. I have not read, nor have the inclination to read, the written trilogy that these films are based off of, … Continue reading

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Review: Silver Linings Playbook

Spoilers Trailer It had to happen. After seeing several good movies this year, I’ve come across one that I don’t really like at all. While Silver Linings Playbook might be wowing award panels left and right, is didn’t really impress … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games

Jennifer Lawrence is Katniss Everdeen, a 16 year old inhabitant of a dystopian future North America, who volunteers to take part in the titular “Hunger Games”: a yearly punishment meted out by a central authority to formerly rebellious “districts”, whereby … Continue reading

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