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REVIEW: Atomic Blonde (2017)

Former stuntman David Leitch’s first solo directorial outing is somewhat of a mixed bag. Set in November 1989, the just-at-the-end-of-the-cold-war spy thriller takes place against the backdrop of the fall of the Berlin wall. The opening scene sees  a mustachioed man being chased through Berlin’s…

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Charlize Theron Kicks All Kinds Of Ass In The New Trailer For Atomic Blonde

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIUube1pSC0&w=560&h=315] A brand new kick ass trailer for David Leitch’s ‘Atomic Blonde’ has arrived and Charlize Theron is once again proving she isn’t taking shit from anyone. Starring alongside Theron  in this “blistering blend of sleek action, gritty sexuality and dazzling style” are the super talented likes of…

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REVIEW: Kong: Skull Island (2017)

When it was announced a few years back that ‘Godzilla’ (2014) was the start of a Monster Universe that also contains the iconic King Kong, there was a definite sense of excitement, mixed with some trepidation. These two have fought before, many many decades ago,…

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The First Red Band Trailer For Atomic Blonde Is Here!

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nI7HVnZlleo&w=560&h=315] David Leitch, who co-directed the insanely brilliant bullet-frenzy that was John Wick and is currently working on Deadpool 2, is in the directors chair  for ‘Atomic Blonde, which is being called a “blistering blend of sleek action, gritty sexuality and dazzling style”.   The synopsis…

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REVIEW: 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)

I haven’t been watching many movies lately, so forgive me if this review might be a little rusty. The reason why I haven’t been watching as many movies lately is because there hasn’t been anything that has really “captivated” me, so to speak. However, there…

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REVIEW: Trumbo (2016)

My interest with ‘Trumbo’ was initially all about Bryan Cranston, and the time period in which the film is set. Watching the trailer, the film hinted at the Communist witch-hunt of the 1950s, at the height of what we know as “classic” Hollywood. This, for…

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REVIEW: The Borrowers (1997)

This is a film I remember well from my childhood. I loved the exciting, little fantasy world of ‘The Borrowers’ when I was young, and when my daughter heard a sound coming from my boiler cupboard, I found the perfect opportunity to pass on the…

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REVIEW: Argo (2012)

Until recently, Ben Affleck was regarded as something of a joke in Hollywood. His acting was heavily criticised and his production and writing work was lamentable. But that is certainly no longer the case. ‘The Town’ really brought Affleck into the inner circle in terms…