State Like Sleep: Film Review

I was keen to see State Like Sleep because it featured a great cast but it was just a massive letdown.

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The Current War: Film Review

I was looking forward to The Current War because I felt like it would fill a gap in my knowledge – I knew nothing about George Westinghouse and his involvement with the evolution of electricity – but the film only offers a potted history and I felt ambivalent about the whole thing.

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Mid90s: Film Review

I have been a fan of Jonah Hill‘s acting work for a long time so naturally, I was keen to check out his directorial debut Mid90s – and it pains me to say that I wasn’t a fan of it at all.

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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – Film Review

I wasn’t the biggest fan of the first Fantastic Beasts so I wasn’t excited for The Crimes of Grindelwald and I had pretty low expectations – and that feeling was accurate because the film is just a bit meh.

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Alien: Covenant – Film Review

I am a big fan of the Alien franchise and I personally liked Prometheus (I know many didn’t) so I had massively high hopes for Alien: Covenant. Sadly, it isn’t the resounding success I hoped for. It has many great moments but also many predictable and stupid ones so I left feeling a little disappointed.

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Top Films for May 2017

How the heck are we at May already?! I feel you guys. But at least it means we have some great movies to look forward to over the next few weeks. Here are my recommendations.

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My top ten: Films I’m excited for in 2017

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We are rapidly approaching 2017 so it seems like the right moment to look ahead at what movies we can be excited about this coming year.

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Film Review

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I wasn’t a big Harry Potter nerd but I liked and enjoyed the films so was interested to see how Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them would connect to that world. Like the franchise, it is entertaining and magical but it just lacked a certain something for me. I expect fans to loved it wholeheartedly but I thought it was just good.

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Eddie Redmayne and J.K. Rowling at the Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them premiere

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Tonight the stars of the Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them hit the blue carpet for the massive two-cinema premiere in London’s Leicester Square including Eddie Redmayne, Ezra Miller, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Carmen Ejogo, producer David Heyman, director David Yates and of course J.K. Rowling.

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Steve Jobs: Film Review

I think I am in the minority when I say I don’t see Steve Jobs as some sort of tech God. Yes, I can acknowledge everything he has done for the industry and how he helped revolutionise it, but as someone who doesn’t buy Apple products or read about tech, I was very unaware of his whole story. I have never seen a Steve Jobs biopic until now, so I probably found this way more interesting than tech nerds who know everything about him already.

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