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  • Jurassic World

    Jurassic World 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 12 Jun, 2015

    Jurassic Park is a film that many of us grew up loving, and one that we’ve admired every year since. When news came that a sequel was in the works, it was only natural to feel a little cautious… But now that Jurassic World has become the third biggest grossing film of all time, I think we can well and truly put any doubts that we originally had aside. Who knew that it would be this good?

    Whilst Jurassic Park…

  • Tomorrowland

    Tomorrowland 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 04 Jun, 2015

    It’s a film that many have criticised and has been considered a flop, but it’s also a film that has been deeply admired, and I must say that I am one of those admirers. We’re all too often faced with the same issues and stories and characters in films these days, so if you’re someone who has been calling for some originality and bravery, then Tomorrowland is a must watch.

    This is a film that you must give a chance…

  • The Voices

    The Voices 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 07 Jun, 2015

    Ryan Reynolds is an actor known for his versatility… and by that I mean that he’s had a handful of decent roles, one iconic role in a great high school comedy, a known passion for his role as Deadpool, and then some very poor role choices in between.

    His role in the horror-comedy The Voices, however, is one of the best performances that you will see from him. Starring as a troubled, med-addicted (although seemingly normal looking from the outside)…

  • Wild Card

    Wild Card 2015

    ★★★ Watched 22 Jul, 2015

    It’s obvious from the start that Statham’s character has an interesting story to explore. Why is he such a mess? And what’s going to happen to make him likeable? Or at least engaging enough to want to see more of.

    Surprisingly, Wild Card is actually a very character driven film, which works as both a strength and a weakness. It’s not often that thrillers such as this one have lead characters with any depth at all, but Nick Wild is…

  • Minions

    Minions 2015

    ★★★ Watched 02 Jul, 2015

    Whether by choice or not, we’ve all gone a little Minion crazy at the minute. Even if you haven’t seen the original Despicable Me films, then your Facebook page is likely to be full of pictures of minions attached to a completely unrelatable life quote, so you’ll be seeing yellow no matter what.

    Now it’s not often that spin-off films centering on supporting characters work too well. Think Penguins of Madagascar: everybody loved the penguins in the original Madagascar films,…

  • It Follows

    It Follows 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 21 May, 2015

    Great idea, really authentic feel to it, and Maika Monroe is incredible. There are many excellent scenes, but there was a lot in between that I found boring, slow, and unengaging, which lowered my overall opinion.

  • Inherent Vice

    Inherent Vice 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 27 May, 2015

    A fantastic cast with impeccable performances, led by the always impressive Joaquin Phoenix, and phenomenal directing by the excellent Paul Thomas Anderson. The visuals are stunning, the story is surreal, the script is hysterical, but there was definitely something missing on a whole.

  • Beyond Clueless

    Beyond Clueless 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 28 May, 2015

    I was really looking forward to this documentary, and from it I've added about 100 films to my watch list. The collection of films that this explores are some of my favourites, and is a fantastic genre. The analysis is quite obvious, but I still found it incredibly entertaining and interesting.

  • Sherlock Holmes

    Sherlock Holmes 2009

    ★★★★ Rewatched 19 May, 2015

    I love Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law as Sherlock and Dr. Watson, as well as Guy Ritchie's filming style. And then there's Mark Strong as the villain - perfect.

  • Cinderella Man

    Cinderella Man 2005

    ★★★½ Watched 29 May, 2015

    Inspired by the heavyweight boxing champion James J. Braddock, Cinderella Man has fantastic cinematography, brilliant direction from Ron Howard, and Russell Crowe is on top form.

  • Calvary

    Calvary 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 26 May, 2015

    Just like The Guard, only much darker, Calvary has some great comedy undertones and incredible script. Brendan Gleeson is phenomenal.

  • A Most Wanted Man

    A Most Wanted Man 2014

    ★★★ Watched 17 May, 2015

    Some decent accents, and a great cast who give it their all. John le Carré novels are always worth adapting, and as Philip Seymour Hoffman's final role, it's a much watch.