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  • The Master
  • Paddington 2
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • Still Walking

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  • Interstellar

    ★★★★★

  • Farha

    ★★★

  • Mission: Impossible - Fallout

    ★★★★½

  • The Shawshank Redemption

    ★★★★★

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  • Tanna

    Tanna

    ★★★★½

    A tale of star-crossed love on the Vanuatuan island of Tanna, the obvious pull to call this Romeo and Juliet in the Pacific Ocean Islands would be doing a disservice to the significant cultural depiction that this film is.

    Using local non-actors in all the parts, Tanna benefits from significant involvement from the people whose story this belongs, resulting in very rare authenticity. Both stars are captivating and adored by the camera (as are most of the cast), with Marie…

  • King Richard

    King Richard

    ★★★★

    I feel like half the audience has gone into this expecting to see an amazing Will Smith performance, and other ready to scream down his overacting. Whatever the case, they're here for Will Smith. This film is about Richard Williams, obviously, More than that though, it's about an unusual man who played a huge part in giving us two of the most extraordinary women of our time. It also happens to feature a very showy, and very good, Will Smith…

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  • The Menu

    The Menu

    ★★★★

    Not as witty or smarmily intelligent as the trailer suggested. In fact, it is knowingly stupid, playing up the absurd and improbable.

    Absolutely bonkers and I enjoyed the hell out of it.

    The Best of 2022

  • Aftersun

    Aftersun

    ★★★★½

    A quietly devastating collision of memory and reality. A melancholy reflection on the known, the unknown, the assumed and the forgotten. An eerie sense of foreboding and tension, yet brimming with warmth and love.

    A powerful, beautiful film.

    The Best of 2022

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  • Rocky

    Rocky

    ★★★★★

    I love listening to Rocky's endless ramblings. I love that there is no focus on the result of the fight. And I love everything in between.

  • Titanic

    Titanic

    ★★★★★

    I won't listen to anyone who tells me this isn't a masterpiece.