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  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★

    "All we did was survive"

    Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk is bombastic and loud and uses sight and sound to create a chilling atmosphere but it's the focus on this that Nolan forgets to write characters, that he forgets to have something to grasp on to emotionally. The minimal dialogue gives very little to latch on to, which wouldn't be a problem if the dialogue wasn't exposition half of the time. There's little to zero character or development of any kind, and…

  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver

    ★★★★

    Edgar Wrights 'Baby Driver' revels in its own egotistical style, as our titular character monikered 'Baby' (Ansel Elgort) struggles through his desire to be free from the clutches of Doc (Kevin Spacey) and get on the open road with his girlfriend Debora(h) (Lily James)

    A symphony of colour bursts from the screen as we follow Baby, transitioning from scene to scene using Wrights pitch perfect eye and ear for editing. Choreographed within an inch of their life, each shot and…

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  • Zootopia

    Zootopia

    ★★★★★

    “Life isn’t a cartoon musical where your dreams come true, so let it go!”"

    I was very lucky and privileged to see Zootopia as part of the Animex Festival, with guest speaker Renato Des Anjos who is the Head of Animation for the "Zootopia" project and it's production. With that, I got to see the finished film with animation students, all of whom were excited and passionate about what they were witnessing. It was also a very intriguing watch due…

  • Zootopia

    Zootopia

    ★★★★★

    I laughed, I cried, I laughed again.

    Zootopia is one of, if not the downright funniest animated movie that I have ever seen, with such a clever, if convenient script and themes that are so relevant for this modern society.

    Universally loveable, the ENTIRE family will love this film, from pop culture references to its gorgeous animation.

    Oh, and you've not seen anything of the Sloth from the trailer yet!

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