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Flim Weakly Review- Atonement

Jean Luc Godard once said “Film is truth, 24 frames per second.” Now, I don’t know what that means, but I do know it's wrong. Atonement cannot be truth, because it's made of film, and truth is made of emotions or something. I also don’t

Dr Strange

Dr Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) a brilliant neurosurgeon is hideously mutilated in a car accident, leaving his hands - the tools of his trade - irrevocably damaged. Hearing of a mystical place in the Far East where he may be able…

VENICE 2015 – Black Mass (2015)

Given his recent record, it’s been a long time since anyone showed surprise when a new Johnny Depp film turns out to be a turkey. He’s been cruising on empty for too long, and with old age catching up, his days as a headlining megastar seem…

Off the Market

Breakfast tables throughout Britain - indeed the world - will be ringing this morning to the sounds of 'Cumberbitches' crying into their muesli. Female fans of Benedict 'Sherlock' Cumberbatch will be heartbroken to learn that the Oscar…

The Imitation Game (2014)

“Now the reason the enlightened prince and the wise general conquer the enemy whenever they move and their achievements surpass those of ordinary men is foreknowledge" – Sun Tzu, The Art of War One day shortly after World War II, Winston…

Penguins Of Madagascar (2014)

The Madagascar series is one of those rare series of films that gets better and better with each one. The first is pretty mediocre, the second is alright and the third is pure genius. Unfortunately, the spin-off film centred around the best…

August: Osage County (2013)

Directed by John Wells, and based on a play by Tracy Letts (who also wrote the screenplay for this adaptation), August: Osage County is a showcase for actors, and don't some of them like to remind you of that fact. There's some good stuff…