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  • Assassin's Creed

    Assassin's Creed


    Genuinely one the worst films I Have seen in a long time, it's everything I hate in a film bought to life.
    As much as I hate this film in a way I don't fully blame Justin Kurzel, the script is atrociously bad with so many plot points which make no sense , character motivations are completely lost with each being painfully underwritten. each line of dialogue so terrible I'm not even sure Laurence Olivier could deliver it in a…

  • Evolution



    Experimental filmmaking at its best. 
    I only found out about this film because it was Mark Kermode's top 10(not the recent one, the one a couple of months back). The visuals from the tralier alone were enough to get me captivated and wanting more.  The visuals in the actual film are not a let down in the slightest being incredibly haunting with the best use of lighting I have seen in a long time. There are certain shots in this…

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  • Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad


    Although I wasn't the biggest fan of BvS I at least walked out of it with some hope for the DCEU and I don't think it deserved a lot of the hate it got upon release. After walking out of this movie all hope has been ceased for the DCEU. I bought into the hype for Suicide Squad from day 1 and now I feel utterly let down.
    I guess I should start with the few positives I found in…

  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story


    Has a collection of great scenes which reminds me why I love Star Wars but as a feature length film has many problems.
    The biggest problem I had with Rogue One was the amount of times I was taken out of the film and my immersion/enjoyment was halted. A certain element of the CGI in the film was incredibly noticeable and while I commend them for taking a risk with it I feel there could have been ways around it…