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The Dark Tower – review

The Gunslinger must protect The Dark Tower from the evil Man In Black who is trying to destroy it, using the minds of powerful psychic children whom he takes from different worlds. I said to myself as the title cards started, ‘if this movie doesn’t

Blade Runner 2049 – review

The sequel to the 1982 sci-fi noir classic, finds Ryan Gosling as a Blade Runner, a police officer responsible for removing the last remaining model of replicants who have the ability of free will. His latest case becomes a lot more complicated than he original

Hidden Gem – Tucker And Dale Vs Evil

Hidden Gem – A film from the recent past you might have overlooked or didn’t know about, but you should check it out. Tucker & Dale Vs Evil is a horror comedy from 2010 staring Alan Tudyk and Tyler Labine as Tucker and Dale, two

Dick – review

Imagine if the events surrounding the political scandal of Richard Nixon , Watergate and secret tape recordings were interpreted through the eyes of two teenage girls. Dick is a bit of hidden gem, released in 1999, interest in 1970s political scandal must have been pretty

The Bad Batch – review

The Bad Batch are people who have been cast off into a lawless non-US territory Texas in a post-apocalyptic wasteland. The newest addition to the bad batch is Arlen, who is unlucky enough to be captured and looses an arm and a leg to cannibals,

Little Evil – review

Newly married Gary thinks his new stepson may actually be the son of Satan. That’s it really. When I read that this movie was from the writer director of Tucker and Dale Vs Evil, Eli Craig, which was an unexpected funny hidden gem. But there

Transformers: The Last Knight – review

Part 5 in the Transformers franchise. Did we ask for it? No. Did we want it?  Not really. Well we have it, so what is it’s identifier from other movies? It is the second one with Mark Wahlberg and it is completely mental. At first

Silence – review

Set in 17th century Japan, two Portuguese missionaries go searching for their mission mentor who has rumoured to have abandoned his faith. They risk constant danger, torture and death from Feudal lords by providing forbidden Christian teachings to locals. Martin Scorsese loves religion, probably as

What Happened To Monday – review

Set in the near future where households are restricted to a one child policy, Willem Defoe becomes a single (grand)father to seven girls. Named after the days of the week they adapt their life to living as one persona to the outside world, by only

Okja – review

Okja is a super-pig, being raised by Mija and her grandfather in a remote mountain location is South Korea. Okja is an intelligent friend for Mija but is  due to return to the US after 10 years, back to the Mirando Corporation for slaughter. Mija