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T2 Trainspotting – Film Review

Director: Danny Boyle Starring: Ewan McGregor, Johnny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle and Ewen Bremner Release Date:  Jan 27 T2 is a film desired by fans rather than by its own narrative. And director Danny Boyle is more than…

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Monster Trucks – Film Review

Director: Chris Wedge Starring: Lucas Till, Jane Levy and Rob Lowe Release Date: 26 Dec One could describe the plot of Monster Trucks as the story of an unstoppable American behemoth and its insatiable quest for oil. Contrary…

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Office Christmas Party – Film Review

Director: Josh Gordon Starring: Jason Bateman, Olivia Munn, T.J. Miller, Kate McKinnon and Jennifer Aniston Release Date: Dec 7 In an early montage sequence, TJ Miller’s Clay and Jason Bateman’s Josh are spit-balling ideas for their epic Christmas…

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Your Name – Film Review

Director: Makoto Shinkai Starring: Ryûnosuke Kamiki and Mone Kamishiraishi Release Date: Out Now When it comes to tired sub-genres, body swap comedy is the lowest hanging fruit there is. A constant subject of ridicule, their very existence suggests…

The Edge of Seventeen – Film Review

Director: Kelly Fremon Craig Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson, Blake Jenner, Kyra Sedgwick, Hayden Szeto and Woody Harrelson Release Date: Nov 30 In 2004, My Chemical Romance released the song ‘I’m Not Okay (I Promise)’; an angst-ridden…

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Sausage Party – Film Review

Director(s): Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon Starring: Seth Rogen, Kristin Wiig, James Franco, Bill Hader, Salma Hayek, Jonah Hill and Michael Cera Release Date: Sep 2 It probably wouldn’t surprise anyone to find the writers’ room behind this film…

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Ghostbusters – Film Review

Director: Paul Feig Starring: Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones and Chris Hemsworth Release Date: Out Now The Ghostbusters reboot is probably the most reviled Hollywood product since Star Wars: The Phantom Menace. Between a frosty…

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Everybody Wants Some!! – Film Review

Director: Richard Linklater Starring: Blake Jenner, Tyler Hoechlin and Ryan Guzman Release Date: 13 May Set at the end of the summer in 1980, Everybody Wants Some!! tells the story of Jake, a baseball scholar. Over the course of…

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Youth – Film Review

Director: Paolo Sorrentino Starring: Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, Rachel Weisz, Paul Dano and Jane Fonda Release Date: 29 Jan Fred Ballinger (Caine), a retired composer and conductor, spends his holiday at a luxury resort in Switzerland, of which…