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REVIEW: The Lion King (2019)

There is officially nothing that can stop the Disney remake train as it steamrolls through a large portion of its beloved back catalogue, and with plenty more where that came from. Back when the “live action” remakes first started, I’d always considered The Lion King…

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Beyoncé Shows Her Spirit In New Single For The Lion King

Let’s face it, if there was anyone that was going to compete with the chest-rattling oomph of Elton John’s songs from the original soundtrack to The Lion King, Beyoncé was a strong contender. Now only two weeks away from the release of Jon Favreau’s photo-realistic take…

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Doctor Strange (2016): THE INFINITY SAGA

“Dormammu, I’ve come to bargain.” became a meme-approved quote from the MCU’s time-wizard during the climatic groundhog day sequence of Scott Derrickson’s 2016 contribution. Defending his title as one of the coolest Avengers – satisfying blue robes and the Eye of Agamotto at the ready…

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First Trailer For Garth Davis’ ‘Mary Magdalene’ Arrives

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JS3rRHwrOpM&w=560&h=315] “‘Mary Magdalene’ is an authentic and humanistic portrait of one of the most enigmatic and misunderstood spiritual figures in history. The biblical biopic tells the story of Mary (Rooney Mara), a young woman in search of a new way of living. Constricted by…

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REVIEW: Triple 9 (2016)

Given that I was one of the few people who wasn’t overly fussed for the release of ‘Deadpool’ (my ignorance was duly rectified), I had my sights firmly set on ‘Triple 9’ as the film to tide me over before the release of ‘Batman v Superman’. The trailer immediately caught…

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REVIEW: Z For Zachariah (2015)

There has been very little fuss surrounding ‘Z For Zachariah’, a film which has almost intentionally carved a silent path into cinemas. Which is surprising, given the fact it stars three very recognisable, and equally, talented actors. And yet, I’ve literally had no one to…

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Rachel McAdams Rumoured For Doctor Strange Role

There have been plenty of murmurs lately surrounding the ‘Doctor Strange’ project and the possible addition of Rachel McAdams to a cast which already boasts Benedict Cumberbatch, Tilda Swinton and Chiwetel Ejiofor. Neither Marvel nor McAdams have confirmed anything, but the actress did tell the…

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Marvel Sign Up Ejiofor

Fantastic news for Marvel Studios fans and anyone (like me) that thinks Chiwetel Ejiofor is the hottest man in film right now. ‘Doctor Strange’ is set to be the next production from Kevin Feige in the Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase III, after ‘Captain America: Civil War’, which…