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  • Newness

    Newness

    ★★★★

    Drake Doremus’ "Newness" is slow and smidge too long, but, as a modern day relationship drama, it is compelling - thanks to strong direction from Doremus and admirbale lead performances from Laia Costa and Nicholas Hoult.

  • Early Man

    Early Man

    ★★★½

    Not quite level with several prior Aardman Animation titles, such as the billiant "The Pirates: Band of Misfits" and "Flushed Away”, among others. However, its still quality animation, with excellent visuals and great vocal performances.

    The story is alittle rushed and i didnt laugh as much as i had hopd i would but its well ontetioned, well made and likable.

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  • Kingsman: The Golden Circle

    Kingsman: The Golden Circle

    ★★½

    'Advanced' (by a day) screening of "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" is over. I'm very disappointed - and not because it's over.

    The writing isn't nearly as sharp or successful as the predecessor.

    Colin Firth's return is lackluster and unnesesary - his was the most worthless writing in this sequel. From pointless (the first half of this film sees Firth and his character stranded with amnesia) to unlikable (Won't spoil why - but it'll be clear). He isn't the character we…

  • Prometheus

    Prometheus

    ★★★½

    "Prometheus" is a flawed cinematic experience - that is an easy observation. Another easy observation is all the quality on display here. From the extraordinary visual effects to the breathtaking cinematography. From the excellent acting (Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron and Sean Harris are the standouts) to the thrilling and powerful score from frequent Ridley Scott collaborator Marc Streitenfeld... I find that though there is a fair share of flawed features (such as pacing problems and plot holes), there is so…