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REVIEW: The Banishing (2021)

Borley Rectory is a name that lives in infamy in the UK and has birthed countless books and films, after being given the moniker of The Most Haunted House in England by ‘psychic researcher’ Harry Price. Price becomes the character Harry Reed (Sean Harris) in…

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Empire Share Exclusive Trailer For Matthew Holness’ ‘Possum’

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6j3HAA-3XY&w=560&h=315] “After returning to his childhood home, a disgraced children’s puppeteer is forced to confront his wicked stepfather and the secrets that have tortured his entire life.” Directed by: Matthew Holness Cast: Sean Harris, Alun Armstrong, Simon Bubb Release Date: October 26th, 2018  

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REVIEW: Trespass Against Us (2017)

‘Trespass Against Us’ is director Adam Smith’s film debut, having previously worked on shows such as ‘Doctor Who’ and ‘Skins’, as well as his well-received 2012 documentary ‘The Chemical Brothers: Don’t Think’. Smith has done a cracking job with this film, and as far as…

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REVIEW: Harry Brown (2009)

‘Harry Brown’ is a film that has been on my watchlist for a considerable time now, as a result of good reviews from various website and other film critics, as well as my liking for Michael Caine as an actor. When I further inspected the…

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REVIEW: Macbeth (2015)

My love for Shakespeare, Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard meant that the release of ‘Macbeth’ was one of the most highly-anticipated dates in my cinema diary. The thrilling trailers did nothing to quench my thirst and I was beyond excited to see this latest adaptation…

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REVIEW: ’71 (2014)

When I heard that Jack O’Connell was starring in an intense, edge of the seat, action-thriller, I immediately shortlisted ‘71’ as a film that I had to watch. As a big fan of his work I had high hopes for this film, despite me having…