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Year: 2015


Our Most Anticipated Films of 2016

Hopefully you’ve had time to peruse our Best of 2015 rundowns (Part One and Part Two), but now that we’ve officially reached 2016 it’s time to present some of the film we’re most looking forward to seeing in the following twelve months. Rather than present an enormous list of upcoming releases (75 is […]

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Film Review: The Force Awakens

★★★★★ “Chewie, we’re home” states Han Solo as he reunites with the Millennium Falcon, at the same time neatly summing up JJ Abrams’ seventh episode in cinema’s most enduring mythology, Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015). They’re important not only because they provide expectant hordes with a first glimpse of a craggy Solo […]

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Film Review: The 33

  ★★★☆☆ In an age of minute-by-minute global news coverage, Twitter feeds and anchors can be heard the frantic tapping of a screenwriter’s laptop keys. Five years have passed since the collapse of an Atacama Desert mine trapped 32 Chileans and one Bolivian underground for 69 days and it is perhaps surprising that […]

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Film Review: Swung

★★★☆☆ Even if innocently weighing up the virtues of a vegetable patch, discussing one’s ability, or indeed inability, to grow a carrot when issues are being had in the bedroom department is a thinly disguised euphemism at best. Erectile dysfunction is not something the British male wants to talk about, plain and simple, […]