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  • Kong: Skull Island

    Kong: Skull Island

    ★★★

    I hated the Peter Jackson 'King Kong', but this is a surprisingly entertaining and decent action film. It hits all the beats, is never really boring and it ain't deep, but it knows exactly what it is and gives you what you want. And it's pretty stylish too.

  • Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad

    ★½

    I had never heard of Suicide Squad before the film started production and my social media was swamped with stuff about it. I gathered that it was about a group of villains as the protagonists. Cool, I usually like that kind of thing.

    But um, yeah. This group of seriously evil supervillains do such evil awful things like smashing a shop window and taking a bag. We're constantly reminded that they're "the bad guys", yet all they do is talk…

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  • Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth

    Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth

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  • Chocolate Strawberry Vanilla

    Chocolate Strawberry Vanilla

    ★★★

    I was expecting more of a horror film going into this, but found it was really more of a black comedy with some horror elements. We follow Warren Thompson as he goes about a regular day and he’s obviously a very lonely man and possibly a little crazy. He’s very soft-spoken and has a limp, and fits the mold of an introverted character that’s going to go off the rails at any moment. It’s somewhat cliche, but Maynard’s performance prevents…