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  • Legend

    Legend

    ★★★★

    Cracking film. Not just a do-over of The Krays. Hardy brilliant in both roles. Lots of humour and weirdness in the mix. Plenty of subtle, hidden special effects at work, both in period production design and Hardy’s dual roles. Doesn’t make a big gimmick of it.

    Shame about that generic title though.

  • It

    It

    ★★★★

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  • Captain America: Civil War

    Captain America: Civil War

    ★★½

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

    Some thoughts:
    — What an inconsequential mess. A dense quiche of a film. 
    — It could all be resolved if the characters just had a conversation, or maybe didn't make huge decisions based on a poorly printed fax.
    — You know those overstuffed and beige ensemble films like New Year's Eve and Valentines Day? It's basically one of those. 
    — Remember how much fun the first Captain America film was? Yeah, we're a long way from there now. Dour is…

  • Gnomeo & Juliet

    Gnomeo & Juliet

    ★★½

    "So it's Romeo and Juliet. For kids. Set to the hits of Elton John. And they're all gnomes. Peter is an ornamental reindeer played by Ozzy Osbourne."

    "Perfect! Here's all of the money!"

    "And I have this other idea: Lord of the Flies, but with gir—"

    "GET OUT OF MY OFFICE."