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REVIEW: Midnight Sky (2020)

It felt like we hadn’t seen George Clooney on screen for years before The Midnight Sky. His previous role, in 2016’s Money Monster, didn’t make much of a splash in the grand scheme of things, and it felt like one of Hollywood’s most recognisable faces…

Film Reviews, Z - 2018

Fiona’s March Round-Up

While the UK enjoys the quality of Oscar-nominated films such as ‘The Shape of Water’ and ‘Lady Bird’ in the first few months of the year, the first quarter can be something of a barren wasteland in US cinemas. We did get ‘Paddington 2’ in…

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Hilarious Red-Band Trailer For ‘Gringo’ Released

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MnKbM9Zxtn8&w=560&h=315] “An exhilarating mix of dark comedy, white-knuckle action and dramatic intrigue, Gringo joyrides into Mexico, where mild-mannered businessman Harold Soyinka finds himself at the mercy of his back-stabbing business colleagues back home, local drug lords and a morally conflicted black-ops mercenary. Crossing the…

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REVIEW: The Last King Of Scotland (2006)

I had one expectation from this film, and one expectation only. I’d heard good things in general, but the performance of Forest Whitaker is the thing that everyone talks about, and that was my main focus before delving into Uganda’s dark past. The film focuses…

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REVIEW: Selma (2014)

Oscar nominated in the Best Picture category – but not much else – ‘Selma’ became the poster-boy for the under representation of black people in the film industry at this year’s ceremony. The film did however, win the Oscar for Best Original Song, with John Legend and…

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The Oscars 2015: Winners & Losers

What a night! What a long night! From this side of the pond, watching The Academy Awards live was hard work, but ultimately a satisfying and worthwhile experience. The 87th annual awards show was hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, but I have a feeling we…