Monsters and Men: Film Review

Films about police brutality and Black Lives Matter have become popular in recent years so Monsters and Men really needed to do something different to stand out from the crowd, and while it is a poignant and touching film, it isn’t as affecting as films such as The Hate U Give and Fruitvale Station.

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My Favourite Film Performances of 2018

I have just done my top 10 of 2018 film list, but I wanted to do a separate post to shed light on some of my favourite performances (and a few other miscellaneous things) from UK cinema releases this year.

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My Top Ten Cinema Releases of 2018

I posted up my last review of 2018 yesterday (it was Bumblebee by the way) and so that means it is time for me to reflect on the cinema releases I’ve reviewed throughout the year and bring you my top 10.

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What I saw at the 2018 London Film Festival

Usually at the end of the London Film Festival, I create a top ten list highlighting my favourites. I’m not going to do that this year, simply because I only managed to watch a lame 16 films (very poor show!) and because I don’t really know what I would put top!

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The Hate U Give: Film Review

From Eric Garner, Tamir Rice to Philando Castile, there have been so many headlines over the past few years about black men getting killed by white police officers and then them not being charged for it. The Hate U Give is the first studio-backed young adult movie to address this directly, and it is just as powerful and important as Angie Thomas‘ novel of the same name.

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Top Films for October

It’s that time of the month again chaps! It’s the start of October which means it’s time for me to go through my recommendations for the next four weeks.

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