Review: Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (2019) – Bloody Harmless Nostalgia

Everyone has a take on the oftentimes whimsical stylings of Tarantino and his use of comic ultra-violence, or his representation of women, or for some odd reason according to my twitter feed in recent weeks, his obsession with feet? While much of Once Upon a Time sets it apart from his usual darker fare, it …

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Review: Eighth Grade (2019) – Looking For Life In All The Wrong Places

It's funny how much we are shaped by a fraction of our lives. Our formative teenage years to some extent mould who you are as a person. First time director Bo Burnham has crafted a film that speaks to how technology has affected the way people have grown and learnt who they are. Eighth Grade …

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Review: Shazam! (2019) – Nothing Nice Back Home

There is nothing wrong with going to the cinema to just sit back and relax and enjoy yourself. In fact major blockbusters bank on people doing just this. Sure you can like art-house cinema, foreign cinema and everything in between but sometimes you just want to sit down, laugh and escape. Shazam! for all intents …

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Review: Captain Marvel (2019) – Higher, Faster, Backwards?

It's 2019, we've been watching Marvel films for over 10 years and have witnessed origin stories for almost all of the heroes that fill up the Marvel Cinematic Universe and while each is unique to its specific characters they all push new and exciting boundaries that bring them to life in a way that makes …

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Catching Up: An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn (2018) – What?

When watching anything there is usually a Eureka moment for me when I can say what that film is about. Be it something personal to just me or a grand theme that the director is prodding at in his own little way. That never came while watching Jim Hosking's latest surreal comedy for the very …

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