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  • Bumblebee



    Not gonna lie...I may have had wet eyes watching the classic characters fight it out on Cybertron.

    A very pleasing and welcomed reboot/prequel to a faltering franchise that just about sucked all the goodwill I once had for it.

    80's soundtrack was ace!

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse


    So well done in every aspect...I can’t believe it was even made!

  • A Simple Favor

    A Simple Favor


    Proper movie star Blake Lively gives us another mesmerizing performance.

  • Mile 22

    Mile 22


    Usually enjoy anything Peter Berg is attached to, but this was barely watchable.

    Just a choppy, uneven, rambling montage of a film.

  • The Predator

    The Predator


    Really wanted to like this but found most parts of it too silly with sloppy dialogue and weird characters. Expected better from Shane Black. What a shame.

  • Widows



    Haven’t felt this way watching a thriller since Gone Girl.

    So well crafted. Ticked all the right boxes for a proper thriller. Not a simple package - this had real female characters getting the job done!

    Big performances from everyone (including the pup), juicy storyline and great action scenes.

    Hard to top.

  • Halloween



    I like my horror with a side order of humour. Fortunately for me, this had a bucket load of laughs in it.

  • Donnybrook



    Frank Grillo is an absolute beast in this flick!

    Right now, I can’t think of many other actors out there that flip-flop playing the hero and villain. He plays both so convincingly.

    I need more Grillo.

  • The Meg

    The Meg


    Will probably be my favourite guilty pleasure flick of 2018.

    Jason Statham rocks a turtleneck like nobody’s business.

  • Action Point

    Action Point


    If you’re a Johnny Knoxville fan, this is perfectly harmless fun. Yes, the Cameron Crowe-lite ensemble isn’t comprised of endearing misfits like the original Jackass crew, but that’s OK. The only real pity is the trailer left no surprises for the full feature.

  • Tomb Raider

    Tomb Raider


    Happy that I got to see a slice of the Lara Croft movie I was hoping for (London scenes, the awesome shipwreck/escape action sequences and Alicia Vikander’s performance) but then the dad showed up and it all became rather dull.

    If I heard ‘Sprout’ one more time...

  • Hot Rod

    Hot Rod


    Needs to be rediscovered.