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  • Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

    Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children 2016

    ★★★½ Watched 11 Nov, 2016

    Young adult book adaptations come and go. Some remain classic franchises, some fizzle out with each instalment, whilst others miss the mark from the word ‘go’. So it’s exciting to have another franchise in the works and, fortunately, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children is one to remain excited about.

    With a brilliant young cast and a stunning Eva Green leading their way, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children is a stylish and contemporary adaptation, filled with excellent cinematography and…

  • Event Horizon

    Event Horizon 1997

    ★★★ Watched 31 Oct, 2016

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  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey 1968

    ★★½ Watched 21 Feb, 2013 127

    I had a disclaimer at the top of this review but everybody went off telling me how wrong I was anyway, so scrap that, you'll just have to remember that this is merely one person's opinion and that we're all entitled to one.

    First of all, I like Kubrick's films, love some of them in fact, but I can't even pretend to like this one. Of course I understand the influence this film had on the industry in its time,…

  • Sucker Punch

    Sucker Punch 2011

    ★★★★ Watched 27 Apr, 2013 49

    I was told beforehand that this was a love it or hate it film and that there was no in between, and it's easy to see why that is. Personally, I don't agree with any of the negative reviews, so it turns out that I'm one of the few that love it.

    Firstly, I don't understand why many of the reviews I have read go on about the huge emphasis on rape for. This is what put me off at…