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  • The Great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby

    ★★★

    The Great Gatsby ✰✰✰

    It is a tale of extravagance, a tale of desire, but most of all a tale of hope and never ever letting go of that hope. The story is one of the greatest ever told but can that transpire onto the screen?

    The film has moments of brilliance, the magic of anxiety before Gatsby and Daisy’s reunion, the joy when they become familiar once more, the extravagance of the settings, and of course the controversial but…

  • Zero Dark Thirty

    Zero Dark Thirty

    ★★★½

    Zero Dark Thirty ✰✰✰ - The torture scenes are excellent, the cinematography throughout is great and the final moments (despite knowing the outcome) are shot to perfection, putting you right on the edge of your seat. It's the rest that fails me. The lead character (Chastain) has no purpose, she has no background, all she has is one very Hollywood 'motherfucker' line.....oooooh. Some parts are comical, Dillane's American accent, Gandolfini's bumbling and the macho over the top beard brute 'dude'…

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  • Gangster Squad

    Gangster Squad

    ★★★

    Gangster Squad ✰✰✰ - A shoot em up set in 1940 Los Angeles. Expect some grizzly moments, some bad ass lines and a few baubles being blown to pieces. Throw away fun