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Review: The Purge Election Year (2016)

The Purge Election Year (2016)

This film balances the murderous and political story lines with pure dystopian grace.

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Review: Arrival (2016)

The latest sci-fi thriller to sink your teeth into

Films involving an alien first contact tend to be loud, in-your-face, macho slugfests that show the inferior, powerless human race come together to fight an evil horde of super-powered mutants.

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Trainspotting 2 trailer released

Trainspotting 2

20 years ago a film was released which has since seen a massive cult following. Danny Boyle has revived one of his biggest films and Trainspotting 2 is hitting our screens early next year.

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Review: Inferno (2016)

Tom Hanks latest thriller sequel that crashes and burns. Photo: Imagine Entertainment

Something always bothered me about the tin-foil-hatted way in which classic art and literature is made to be part of a super-secret puzzle that only one person in the world can solve.

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Review: Creep (2014)

The official poster for the film Creep starring Patrick Brice and Mark Duplass. Photo: Sony pictures Entertainment

Found Footage films are an odd genre to discuss. On one hand, these kind of films can be a fairly interesting and effective way to bring across a greater sense of reality and energy to proceedings.

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Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2016)

Miss PereMiss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children's film poster. Photo: 20th Century Fox

Legendary director and producer Tim Burton has once again captured our hearts and let us embrace our own quirkiness with adventure Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children.

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Film Review: Karun

A still from the film showing the beautiful Iranian landscape

Karun: Misadventures on Iran’s Longest River With the stunning landscapes and dramatic cultures of Iran, the short film ‘Karun: Misadventures On Iran’s Longest River’ is a feel-good film to please anyone who loves travelling and exploring cultures from around the world. Filmed and starring adventurers Tom Allen and Leon McCarron it captures the true heart […]

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Review: The Hunger Games Mockingjay – Part 2

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Self-confessed Hunger Games fanatic and Deputy Lifestyle Editor Becky Lancashire reviews Mockingjay: Part 2.

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Review: Sicilian Dream

A Sicilian Dream

When I first sat down to watch A Sicilian Dream I was very skeptical. Firstly, I know absolutely nothing about Italian motor-sports, nor do I normally enjoy theatrical documentaries. However, I went into this with an open mind, and really learnt some things from the whole experience. A Sicilian Dream is a theatrical documentary about the legendary Sicilian […]

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Review: The Intern

The Intern

When I saw that there was to be a new film called The Intern starring Anne Hathaway, I shamelessly thought ‘oh, here comes another movie about an intern falling for her boss…’ However, The Intern is anything but.

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