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  • Top Secret!

    Top Secret! 1984

    ★★★ Added

    Too scattershot and unfocused to be up there with the Airplane movies, but there are still flashes of brilliance ("Is this the potato farm?" "Yes, I'm Albert Potato").

  • Paddington

    Paddington 2014

    ★★★★ Added

    Very charming adaptation of the classic Michael Bond books, with some clever stylistic touches and laugh-out-loud moments. Plus the message of diversity and inclusion is a timely one in the age of UKIP scum.

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  • The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!

    The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! 2012

    ★★★★½ Added

    IT'S CALLED THE PIRATES! IN AN ADVENTURE WITH SCIENTISTS GODDAMMIT!!

  • Interstellar

    Interstellar 2014

    ★★★½ Added

    Visually spectacular, but oddly unengaging. At times brilliant, at times painfully hamfisted, with a dying Earth premise that never quite rings true. The cast are great and the concepts weighty and fascinating, but too often it feels like parts were rushed to get to the bits Nolan was interested in (a bit bizarre in a 3-hour film). The 2001 references are likewise rather too on the nose. Admirable for it's scope and ambition, but lacking Nolan's normal skill in execution.