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Grab Your Tissues For The New ‘A Beautiful Boy’ Trailer

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8NR8w8s9zWA&w=560&h=315] “Based on the best-selling pair of memoirs from father and son David and Nic Sheff, Beautiful Boy chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival, relapse, and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many years.  “ Directed by: Felix Van Groeningen Cast: Steve…

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Grab Your Tissues For The Brand New ‘Welcome to Marwen’ Trailer

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5pci8Fyc6OU&w=560&h=315] Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Flight, Cast Away) directs Steve Carell in the moving true story of one broken man’s fight as he discovers how artistic imagination can restore the human spirit. Director: Robert Zemeckis Cast: Steve Carell, Leslie Mann, Merritt…

Comedy, Drama, Film Reviews, Z - 2017

REVIEW: Last Flag Flying (2018)

We can always count on Richard Linklater to project the sincerity of human conversation onto the big screen for the world to marvel at. His unrested love for his characters is truly moving, and he manages to do it again in his latest film, ‘Last…

Animation, Family, Film Reviews, Z - 2017

REVIEW: Despicable Me 3 (2017)

Whilst I enjoyed the previous two ‘Despicable Me’ films, 2015’s the ‘Minions’ movie was a bit of a disappointment, being tolerable at best film. Following that, my anticipation for this movie had dropped considerably, however I was hopeful that bringing Gru and the gang back would…

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Fox Searchlight Pictures Serves Up First Trailer For ‘Battle Of The Sexes’

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UrKM7DXM4a8?ecver=2] Synopsis: “The electrifying 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) was billed as ‘The Battle of the Sexes’ and became the most watched televised sports event of all time.  The match caught the zeitgeist and sparked a global conversation on gender…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: The Big Short (2016)

A little known fact about me is that my day job is in the financial sector; I am a registered, licensed investment advisor with a serious addiction to cinema. One of the more fun aspects of my job is interacting with clients, especially when we…

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REVIEW: Anchorman (2004)

Written by Chris Winterbottom A number of years ago, I was recommended this film by a friend who labelled it “the funniest film” he had ever seen. A bold statement I thought, so I rented it out, eager to see if the hype matched the…

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REVIEW: Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

Picture the scene: it’s Sunday evening, cold enough to have the heating on, and I’m laid on the settee in my pyjamas. I’m exhausted, but not quite ready to make that arduous journey to my bed. It’s in these moments that I crave the quaint…