Ad Astra: Film Review

Courtesy of La Biennale di Venezia

A sci-fi starring Brad Pitt?! Yes, please! I had been excited for Ad Astra for quite some time, but, in all honesty, I was a bit disappointed. It’s good, but not at all what I expected.

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Top Films for September

It’s the start of September which means it’s time to look ahead at this month’s cinema releases. Here are the ones I’m looking forward to the most.

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What I saw at the 2019 Venice Film Festival

Unless you have been living in a cave, you will know that I attended the 2019 Venice Film Festival in Italy last week. Sadly, I couldn’t afford to do the whole thing so I am now back in the UK and have finally caught up with my reviews.

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Ad Astra: Venice Film Review

Courtesy of La Biennale di Venezia

A sci-fi starring Brad Pitt?! Yes, please! Ad Astra – along with Joker – was at the very top of my list for this year’s Venice Film Festival as I had been excited for it for quite some time, but, in all honesty, I don’t really know what to make of it. It’s good, but not at all what I expected.

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Pics: Brad Pitt, Liv Tyler and Ruth Negga promote Ad Astra at the Venice Film Festival

Today is the world premiere of James Gray‘s sci-fi epic Ad Astra, starring Brad Pitt, Liv Tyler and Ruth Negga, at the Venice Film Festival.

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Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: Film Review

I generally try to keep my reviews spoiler-free but that is impossible to do for Once Upon a Time in Hollywood because so much of my opinion hinges on the ending. I won’t be going into too much detail, but consider yourself warned: SPOILERS.

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Top Films for August

A new month is upon us once again which means it’s time to look ahead at which cinema releases I’m looking forward to most this August.

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Top Cinema Releases in May

It’s the start of May tomorrow which means it’s time to look ahead to the films I’m excited to see over the next month – and there are loads to choose from. Here are my top picks!

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Allied: Film Review

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I was keen to see Allied because I love Marion Cotillard and Brad Pitt so a film with them both seemed like a dream. Allied not only had their star power but director Robert Zemeckis behind the camera and Steven Knight (Locke, Eastern Promises) as a writer, so you would think it would be awesome, but it was simply average.

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Top Films for November

It’s November which means the awards season films are slowly creeping in – but never fear, there’s plenty of blockbuster fare to enjoy too. So here’s my top picks:

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