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  • Halloween

    Halloween

    ★★★★★

    My favourite release of 2018 so far. 

    So intense. Rightly terrifying. Extremely violent. Plenty of gore. 

    An absolute thrill ride from start to finish. 

    The font, the music, the mask, the Strodes. If you are a fan of the 1978 film then you must see this as soon as possible. 

    Tonight was made even better by a very in depth Q&A with Jamie Lee Curtis. She was so sincere and loved every minute of it. 

    I can’t wait to experience this again in 2 weeks. 

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  • The Hate U Give

    The Hate U Give

    ★★★½

    I got to see this last night but wanted to wait till today to see how I felt about it. 

    It was certainly good, some well acted scenes and a good story. 
    For a ‘preachy’ film it certainly ups its message a little too muc, there easily could’ve been 20 minutes shaved off with the same dramatical and emotional effect given.

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  • First Man

    First Man

    ★★★½

    I wish I had a reason to see this twice in 4 days, I mean I didn’t like it that much but here we are. 

    Certainly a very well made movie, great shots and Claire Foy is definitely the highlight coming out of this, but this should’ve been more exciting and not as boring as it is, especially on a second viewing.

  • Last Holiday

    Last Holiday

    ★★

    Too much cheese for one sitting. 

    It didn’t outstay it’s welcome, but it’s not exactly funny and pretty predictable.

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  • Venom

    Venom

    ★★★

    Ah Venom, at least you tried. 

    Full disclosure, I did enjoy this. Tom Hardy and Michelle Williams make this so much more worthwhile than it has any right to be. 

    But is enjoying a film simply enough? Perhaps. But what we have on offer here is a pretty bad script, an unspectacular story and dated CGI. Honestly, if you said this came out in 2012 or earlier and Hardy was only starring as Bane now you might just look back…

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    ★★½

    I did not love this movie, but I did love certain parts. 

    Not what I was hoping for, there’s definitely 2 standout scenes in my opinion, but it’s all a bit too Disneyish

    Still, it’s a Star Wars film and it’s enormous fun. I won’t be in a rush to watch it again.