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Film review: Midsommar

Film review: Midsommar

Widely regarded as one of the best horror films of recent years Hereditary marked Ari Aster’s arrival onto cinema screens with a bang last year, it’s fair to say then that his folk horror follow up Midsommar is one of …read more

Film review: Spider-Man: Far From Home

Film review: Spider-Man: Far From Home

In the wake of Avengers: Endgame, all Peter Parker (Tom Holland) wants is to take a super-villain-free trip to Europe where he can finally tell MJ (Zendaya) how he feels about her. But when the destructive ‘Elementals’ begin wreaking havoc, …read more

Film review: Toy Story 4

Film review: Toy Story 4

Picking up shortly after the events of the last film, Woody, Buzz and friends have been handed on to Bonnie. All is well until Bonnie starts kindergarten and creates a new toy of her very own – ‘Forky’ – who …read more

Film review: Brightburn

Film review: Brightburn

Having been desperately trying for a baby, Tori and Kyle Breyer (Elizabeth Banks and David Denman) hear a loud crash and discover a child (Jackson A Dunn) in the wreckage of an alien spacecraft, feeling blessed they decide to raise …read more

Film review: Men in Black: International

Film review: Men in Black: International

Picking up many years after the events of the original trilogy we are introduced to Agent H (Chris Hemsworth) and rookie Agent M (Tessa Thompson) who, on their first assignment, discover that an evil alien force has returned and the …read more

Film review: Godzilla: King of the Monsters

Film review: Godzilla: King of the Monsters

Having picked up the pieces from the awakening of Godzilla in the first film, we now return to the shadowy Monarch organisation who are continuing their research into the appearance of the ancient monster and its kind (the Titans). However, …read more

Film review: Rocketman

Film review: Rocketman

Having been drafted in to finish Bohemian Rhapsody and getting no credit for it, it’s only fair to see British director Dexter Fletcher get his own crack at a musical biopic, this time focusing on the early life and career …read more

Film review: Aladdin

Film review: Aladdin

A beloved children’s classic gets the live action treatment, but does it hold up to the original? Read on… Aladdin is the latest in the line of money spinning live action remakes of Disney animated classics that, whilst commercially successful, …read more

Film review: Pokémon Detective Pikachu

Film review: Pokémon Detective Pikachu

A beloved video game character turns super sleuth in Pokémon Detective Pikachu! Film adaptations of video games, it’s fair to say, don’t have the best track record. When it comes to successful films, they tend to be poorly made, underfunded …read more