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  • Sleepless in Seattle

    Sleepless in Seattle


    This really made my blood boil. I would say it's been a while since I've been so annoyed, but my viewing of 'Bringing Up Baby' wasn't long ago.

    One key thing that potentially causes me to hate a film is an insufferable character who isn't the antagonist and is actually someone we're meant to be invested in. Examples of where this has come in before include the likes of the aforementioned BUB, 'Room', 'The Babadook'. This film certainly joins that…

  • Moonlight



    Hmmm, I was a bit mixed on this in places. I've settled on 4*, but it's more 3.75 if that were an applicable rating. I think it would be a disservice to call it 3.5. It's clearly a very personal film and the triptych structure helps to chart this personal evolution.

    Firstly, the film can be suggested to borrow from the L.A. Rebellion. There is certainly a stylistic and downplayed tone to this film that is recurrent in those films.…

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    What a masterpiece.

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens


    It's finally here. After all this time. There has been an awakening.

    There's a lot to say about this film and obviously at this stage, I can't say too much.

    The actors are all great. Boyega is awesome. Isaac is just incredible and his chemistry with Boyega is just incredible. Ridley is great, but the inferior of the new bunch, as is her character. Driver is great. He plays the role very well.

    The story is a tad predictable. It…