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It Comes at Night (2017)

A title such as It Comes At Night would suggest that Trey Edwards Shults has created an all out horror but that is far from what you get as nothing can prepare you for the submerging into a vat of tension and paranoia that constantly raises…

Hidden Figures (2017)

With only one directorial feature under his belt, director and screenwriter Theodore Melfi made his mark in Hollywood with his second film, which celebrates diversity and scientific achievements among women. Despite concerns that a film…

Song to Song (2017)

Anyone familiar with Terence Malick’s recent work will know commercialism is far from high on his agenda when it comes to his filmmaking style of sweeping camera shots and beautiful sprawling landscapes with clean cut lines of high…

Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

After the lacklustre Amazing Spider-Man films, there were doubts as to yet another film reboot of the character was needed. However, when stage and film actor Tom Holland became the biggest talking point of Captain America: Civil War, these…

All Eyez on Me (2017)

In the early 1990s, an intense rivalry brewed between the East Coast and West Coast hip-hop scenes in the US. The feud involved prominent artists such as Puff Daddy, N.W.A and Snoop Dogg, but events reached a significant high in 1996, when…

Baby Driver (2017)

Edgar Wright’s graceful turn into a Hollywood stylised heist come car chase musical, is pure style over substance, a carefree dalliance that’s too cool for school which, to its detriment, forgets to add the heart to the pounding beat and…

The Book of Henry (2017)

Director Colin Trevorrow had only one directorial feature before he signed on to continue the Jurassic Park film series. Despite mixed reviews, Jurassic World achieved a record-breaking box office weekend, grossing $500m worldwide, and is…

Whitney: Can I Be Me (2017)

A pop icon gone too soon, Whitney Houston went from being a pop princess to a performing laughing stock due to her drug-related addiction but the face Whitney choose to show to the outside world was one to cover the turmoil her life was in,…

Churchill (2017)

Do film distributors have some uncanny knack at foreseeing the future and picking the perfect time for a film's release?  Sometimes it doesn't work - indeed you can't help but wonder whether some films should ever see the light of day.  …