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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

I'm not sure what Wes Anderson has planned after this movie, but I'll say this. It's hard to imagine him making a more Wes Anderson movie than this one. If you don't like Anderson's style and aesthetic then steer well clear of this movie.…

The Monuments Men (2014)

Monuments Men is a well-meaning but lame vanity project from George Clooney, who wrote, directed, and stars in it. For this true but dumbed-down tale of mostly middle-aged American scholars and art authorities who were sent to save Europe's…

Tootsie (1982)

Tootsie is an effective comedy that seems very simple while walking a tightrope. The fact that it holds up today, and still feels relevant in many ways, is both a testament to how well put together it is and how difficult it has been to…

Top Ten 80s Comedies

It was only when I came to compile this list that I realised just how many of my favourite movies fall into the ‘80s comedy’ bracket. The decade was an extremely strong one for comedies with the likes of Murray, Akroyd and Martin all…