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  • Welcome to the Punch

    Welcome to the Punch


    Welcome to the Punch is written and directed by Eran Creevy, his script was on the british blacklist of best unproduced screenplays for several years before the film finally got off the ground. And thank goodness it did because this is quite a good movie.

    The plot follows Detective Inspector Max Lewinsky (James McAvoy) and his dogged pursuit of arch nemesis Jacob Sternwood (Mark Strong), a master thief with years of experience. As the two rivals circle each other, they…

  • The Greatest Showman

    The Greatest Showman


    This movie is a beautiful mess.

    Having watched movies my entire life, I have come to understand my own style or what I like in a film. And for all intents and purposes, the trailer for this movie checked all my boxes. An amazing cast, a great story about achieving your dreams against insurmountable odds, spectacular production design and outstanding musical numbers. The exact kind of thing I'd want to make. What could possibly go wrong?

    Apparently quite a lot.…

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  • The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

    The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh


    Originally a series of short films adapting the beloved children's books by A.A. Milne, The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh was released in 1977 as a combination of all the shorts into what is now one of the greatest animated features of all time.

    Everything on display here is utter perfection, from the voice acting to the animation to the score to the direction. The film is heavily stylized, being as it is being read as if its a…

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast


    Beauty and the Beast (2017) is Disney's live-action remake of their animated classic of the same name. The original was directed by Gary Trousdale and Kirk Wise and here the studio brings in Bill Condon to do the remake. You know what the story is, so I don't need to re-summarize it, but I'd imagine if you're reading this you'd like to know my thoughts. Well right off the bat I'd give this film a 7/10. BUT. I'd also like…