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  • Once Upon A Deadpool

    Once Upon A Deadpool


    This is a strange film and to be honest, a strange concept, but somehow it works. PG-13ing an R-rated character sets up some hilarious new jokes involving the rating system whilst also putting a spin on current jokes to create an interesting balance. There’s nothing really to say about the film itself - it’s Deadpool 2 with less of the blood and F-bombs which makes the story a lttle less effective. The Fred Savage sequences work incredibly well, riffing on…

  • Ralph Breaks the Internet

    Ralph Breaks the Internet


    I completely fell in love with this movie, I laughed more times than I was expecting and it's another Disney movie to add to the list of films that I've cried at thanks to that ending but it somehow just lacks the surprise in terms of originality that the first one brought.

    The Internet brings loads of new adventures for the lovable duo of Ralph and Vanellope and there's joy for both parents and children to have with jokes made…

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  • Hereditary



    Hereditary is a perfect example of genre film taking risks, and not necessarily appeasing the typical audience. The narrative is slow-paced and disturbing and just as you expect the story to go in a specific direction, it detours into something completely mindblowing yet still being completely captivating. Across the board the cast offers amazing performances with Toni Collette being a stand-out who offers, arguably, an Oscar-calibre performance and the cinematography and direction of this film is way more impressive than…

  • Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

    Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom


    Like all previous instalments, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom forgets what is so special about the series of films (Mr DNA obviously) and instead resorts to the generic good people trying to stop bad people from doing something nefarious to the dinosaurs plot. Even with the story being ridiculously predictable, there’s a twist to a character towards the end of the film that’s so painful as it completely destroys the glimmer of science that the franchise had.

    It’s clear that the…