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  • Lawrence of Arabia

    Lawrence of Arabia

    ★★★★½

    Sitting down to see this at the BFI, I had seen this film many times on TV, DVD and blu ray. But sitting with a quiet audience and a friend, I saw the film anew. The colour, the clarity of the print and atmosphere of the theatre helped me to see the film in a different light. An amazing tour de force performance by Peter O'Toole and bolstered by Omar Sharif, Anthony Quinn, Claude Rains, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quayle and…

  • Gamera vs. Gyaos

    Gamera vs. Gyaos

    ★★★½

    Gamera defends his title of King of the Mountain against Gyaos, a flying reptile punk who likes to trip out on human blood, with the help of a young boy. Having survived wave after wave of adult stupidity throughout the crisis, super-sized turtle and child become fast friends.

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  • Pete's Dragon

    Pete's Dragon

    ★★★★½

    A quiet, gentle film, Pete's Dragon is as harmless as its title character. One of the more thoughtful remakes from Disney, the film sports excellent performances from Bryce Dallas Howard and Robert Redford while both Wes Bentley and Karl Urban form a brotherly duo on opposing sides of what to do with young Peter's winged friend. Oakes Fegley gives a completely naturalistic performance as Pete and it's amazing to watch him hop, twitch, tilt his head and generally stare at…

  • Wonder Woman

    Wonder Woman

    ★★★★½

    There's very little I can say about the film other than I loved every moment. There are some battle scenes where the CG looked a little dicey but even then, they were lit brightly enough even to not be a bother to me. If you want my full opinion, there's another 600 odd word review on my website.

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