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  • Blair Witch

    Blair Witch

    Only reason this gets a star at all is Callie Hernandez who is the most interesting character. and the cinematography towards the end is pretty pleasing to look at particularly the cottage in the rain.  The rest of the movie is shaky cam, loud noises and shouting.  There is no real interest in developing a story, the lore of the Blair Witch or what happened following the first movie.  Verdict: Avoid unless morbid curiosity compels you!

  • Skiptrace

    Skiptrace

    ★★

    Incoherent mess, forced laughs and just confusing in places.  Supposed to be a road trip movie but setups are rushed and you’ve no idea what they’re supposed to be doing or how they got there.  Save yourself time and avoid!

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  • Cinema Paradiso

    Cinema Paradiso

    ★★★★★

    I am seeing this movie for the first time today and all I can say is that I hang my head in shame for allowing it to be this long.

    The music of Ennio Morricone, the writing, acting, cinematography and direction are flawless.  Toto's love of movies is something I can emphatise with more than you know and the realisation that life is much harder in reality than it is in the movies is all too familiar. 

    There is nothing…

  • Doctor Strange

    Doctor Strange

    ★★★½

    Having never read a Dr.Strange comic before seeing the movie and only having a cursory knowledge of him, it was a welcome surprise to see the character brought to life in such a well executed manner. Benedict Cumberbatch is excellent as Dr. Stephen Strange who goes in search of a mystical cure for nerve damage and is introduced to a world of sorcery and multi dimensional travel and must choose between returning to his own life or becoming a protector…