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  • Raise the Titanic

    Raise the Titanic


    Classic adventure movie about Cold War espionage, the nuclear deterrent and deep sea salvage. The search for the world’s most famous shipwreck proves more of a challenge than even Dirk Pitt (great name,right?) could imagine. And the special effects are pretty impressive - for the most part - given the scale of what is being depicted. The author of the source novel hated it, and it flopped at the box office, but Raise the Titanic is a lot of fun.

  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story


    My favourite of the new Star Wars movies. An exciting yet tragic story (despite knowing roughly how it will end), Rogue One melds perfectly with A New Hope.

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  • Holmes & Watson

    Holmes & Watson


    I’d give it zero stars if I could.

  • Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

    Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them


    I’m not a fan of Harry Potter, but I really enjoyed Fantastic Beasts. It’s the beasts that really sell this, all of whom are beautifully brought to life. Not to mention the quirky, fish-out-of-water feel to the story. It was clever to set this in the 1920’s, not exactly an understanding time. ‘Backward’ would be a good way to describe it! And in the middle of all that is Newt, a man just trying to take care of his incredible…