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  • Wonder Woman

    Wonder Woman

    ★★★★

    "It's about what you believe. And I believe in love. Only love will truly save the world."

    After the DC Extended Universe got off to a rather sluggish start with 'Man of Steel', 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' and 'Suicide Squad', it's refreshing to see a film that feels as unique as 'Wonder Woman' does, especially one in a series that has so far been plagued by underwhelming experiences. Whilst not part of the DCEU, Christopher Nolan's 'Dark Knight'

  • The Mummy

    The Mummy

    ★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    "Welcome to a new world of gods and monsters."

    Maybe I'm just being a critical killjoy, but this film completely destroyed my hope for the forthcoming reboot of the Monsters Universe, to the extent that I actually lied to my mate and myself that it "wasn't a bad film" just to deem that the time we'd spent watching it wasn't wasted.

    Now, let's take a step back to 1999 and look at 'The Mummy', the more tongue-in-cheek adaptation of the…

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  • Whiplash

    Whiplash

    ★★★★★

    "There are no two words in the English language more harmful than good job."

    An unknown title, by an unknown director, starring an unknown lead, what does that form? Only one of the best damn dramas of this century to date. Inspiring, intense, reverent, Damien Chazelle's jazz-infused drama is an incredibly complex character study that has newcomer Miles Teller and veteran J.K. Simmons at the top of their game in this brilliant effort, 'Whiplash' is arguably the most riveting and…

  • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

    King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

    ★★★

    Do you know what? This film isn't actually as terrible as the trailers would have you believe. Is it as cheesy as the trailers made out? Most definitely, but the film contains a rather unique value of entertainment within... cheesy entertainment nonetheless.

    Geezer-wannabe Guy Ritchie has become a film icon through his previous London crime capers such as 'Lock, Stock', 'Snatch' and 'RocknRolla' and has equally had a fair punt at more period pieces like 'Sherlock Holmes', however departing from…