Film Review: Booksmart

You’re either labelled book smart or street smart – but who says you can’t be both? The Synopsis Amy (Kaitlyn Dever) and Molly (Beanie Feldstein) are thrilled to be graduating high school at the top of their class, as well as having ivy league colleges secured for the Fall. But what Molly didn’t expect, is […]

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Film Review: Aladdin (2019)

Guy Ritchie’s Aladdin was more often than not, hotter than hot in a lot of good ways. What I mean to say, is that it was more than just another Arabian Night. The Synopsis Smooth criminal and legendary street rat Aladdin (Mena Massoud) has his life changed forever when he helps a woman in the […]

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Netflix Review: See You Yesterday

Best friends and genius’ C.J (Eden Duncan-Smith) and Sebastian (Dante Crichlow) have done the impossible – they’ve cracked the space-time continuum and now possess the ability to go back in time. Revolutionary and exciting, but also dangerous to boot, like most things in life, actions have consequences, and when you tamper with time those consequences […]

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Film Review: Little

Being Big is so 1988 – now as adults we spend our times wondering what it would be like to be little once more. The Synopsis Jordan Sanders (Regina Hall) is smart, confident and determined. Unfortunately she’s also a terrible person, and therefore the worst boss you could never ask for. Not that it’s entirely […]

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Rewatched: About A Boy (2002)

I do not want to spend Christmas with Ms. Granola Suicide and her spawn. The Why After reading that Hugh Grant had been nominated for a BAFTA for his role in A Very English Scandal and that Four Wedding and a Funeral was getting a remake, I started to think about Grant’s older movies. There […]

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Netflix Review: Unicorn Store

Kit (Brie Larson) – a disgraced former art school student is back living at home with her parents. Working as a temp she no longer believes in herself or her work, but Kit one day gets the chance to turn it all around and obtain her heart’s desire: A Unicorn. As strange and unexplained as […]

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Film Review: Shazam!

When times are tough, there’s only one name you can call with confidence… and a little giggle. The Synopsis Passed from foster home to foster home, Billy Batson (Asher Angel) hasn’t stopped searching for his birth mother, despite finally finding somewhere he could finally call home, and a group that consider him family the second […]

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Netflix Review: Triple Frontier

A group Army Special Forces Veterans pull themselves out of retirement to help a buddy take down a Columbian drug lord and get paid in the process. Unfortunately, when it comes to crime, money, and human beings – you can’t prepare for the outcome, no matter how good your exit strategy is. I’ve had it […]

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Film Review: Us

As a person who tends to give themselves third person pep talks in the mirror. After Us, I think I’ll be staying away from reflective surfaces for a little while, instead of risking hearing someone talk back. The Synopsis A traumatic childhood experience has left a now grown and mother of two Adelaide Wilson (Lupita […]

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Film Review: Captain Marvel

We may already have a Captain America, but I think being Captain of Marvel definitely trumps all. The Synopsis Skrull, a dangerous shapeshifting race has infiltrated a neighbouring planet where a Kree asset is hiding. A rescue mission by a group of elite Kree warrior heroes turns into one of their own being taken. Vers […]

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Rewatched: Miss Congeniality (2000)

“Why is New Jersey called “The Garden State”?” “Because “Oil and Petrochemical Refinery State” wouldn’t fit on a license plate?” The Why After watching The Blind Side last month, I’ve got Bullock on the brain and realised I couldn’t remember anything about one of her most noted roles; Gracie Hart in Miss Congeniality. All I […]

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Film Review: Green Book

The Negro Motorist Green Book was an annual guidebook for African-American roadtrippers, commonly referred to simply as the Green Book. – Wikipedia Synopsis In the early 1960s, Tony Vallelonga aka “Tony Lip” (Viggo Mortensen) is in need of a job after The Copacabana, the club he works at as a bouncer is put on hold due to renovations. He isn’t left […]

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Film Review: Glass

The conclusion to M. Night Shyamalan’s superhero trilogy has finally reached us, and the result will shatter everything you thought you knew so far. The Horde – aka the personalities that reside within Kevin Wendell Crumb (James McAvoy) – is still at large following the events of Split. David Dunn (Bruce Willis) who secretly masquerades as […]

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Film Review: The Favourite

Life at court means a life of watching your back as you never know who could stab you – or when, if it equals a chance of currying favor with the Queen. Queen Anne (Olivia Coleman) is reliant on her friend and confidant the Lady Marlborough (Rachel Weisz) to make all her decisions especially the […]

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