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REVIEW: The Woman in the Window (2021)

There’s a fine line between inspiration and unoriginality and audiences will surely debate which side of said line Joe Wright’s The Woman in the Window finds itself on. Adapted from pseudonymous author A. J. Finn’s New York Times bestselling novel, Wright’s new film is a…

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Amy Adams Is ‘The Woman In The Window’ In New Trailer

Anna Fox (Amy Adams) feels safest when she’s watching the world from behind her window. Until the Russell family moves in across the street, and she witnesses something unimaginable. The question is…what really happened? Release Date: May 14 Directed by: Joe Wright Written by: A.J….

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REVIEW: Mank (2020)

Anyone who loves cinema, or who knows somebody who loves cinema, will be all too familiar with Orson Welles classic film Citizen Kane. What is hard to believe in our days of superhero franchises and directors who have to prove themselves for years, is that…

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REVIEW: The Courier (2020)

This 2019 action film is directed by Zackary Adler and stars Olga Kurylenko, Gary Oldman, Amit Shah, Alicia Agneson, Greg Orvis and Dermot Mulroney. When a key witness, Nick Murch (Shah), is targeted for assassination by crime boss Ezekiel Mannings (Oldman) to spare him being…

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REVIEW: Killers Anonymous (2019)

Gary Oldman has done some dross in the past, but at least with Killers Anonymous he gets a few glasses of red out of it. Sat on a rooftop away from the main story and phoning it in, his sponsor-like figure observes as a group…

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Netflix Release First Trailer For ‘The Laundromat’ Starring Meryl Streep

[kad_youtube url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wuBRcfe4bSo” ]   “A widow (Meryl Streep) investigates an insurance fraud, chasing leads to a pair of Panama City law partners (Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas) exploiting the world’s financial system. Steven Soderbergh directs.”   Directed by: Steven Soderbergh Cast: Meryl Streep, Gary Oldman,…

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JUMPCUT ALL THE WAY: Disney’s A Christmas Carol (2009)

This 2009 American motion-capture festive film is written and directed by Robert Zemeckis, is based on the classic story by Charles Dickens and featuring motion-capture and vocal performances by Jim Carrey, Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Bob Hoskins, Robin Wright Penn and Cary Elwes. 1843. Christmas…

Film Reviews, Z - 2018

REVIEW: Hunter Killer (2018)

This 2018 American action thriller, based on the 2012 novel ‘Firing Point’ by Don Keith and George Wallace, is directed by Donovan Marsh and stars Gerard Butler, Gary Oldman, Michael Nyqvist, Common and Toby Stephens. As friction boils between American and Russian military forces, Russian…

Film Reviews, Z - 2018

REVIEW: Tau (2018)

A familiar A.I. thinkpiece told with optimistic conviction, Federico D’Alessandro’s ‘Tau‘ depicts the complicated relationship between technology and humanity. Julia (Maika Monroe) has just returned to her home, having spent the past few hours stealing in seedy nightclubs; her life is lonely and unpredictable. It’s…

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REVIEW: Darkest Hour (2018)

Winston Churchill is as famous a British Prime Minister as you can get. Taking control of the country in a time of grave need and facing imminent destruction, he had the unenviable task of inspiring his country into believing the war was not lost. What…

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Churchill Rallies A Nation In New ‘Darkest Hour’ Trailer

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NukhXhl1J1c&w=560&h=315] “A thrilling and inspiring true story begins at the precipice of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill (Academy Award nominee Gary Oldman) must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a…