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Cats (2019) – Film Review

Cats is one of the most popular and longest-running musicals of all-time. Take the Oscar-winning director of Les Miserables. Add a cast that includes a Dame, a Sir and pop royalty. The purrfect recipe for success right? Scratch that

Molly’s Game (2017)

Molly’s Game is a poker thriller based on the autobiography of Molly Bloom, a former professional skier who went on to run the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker games in LA and New York, before she was arrested by the FBI and charged…

Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Since 2004, New Zealand director Taika Waiti has been quietly honing his skills as a filmmaker. Now, with films such as Boy; What We Do in the Shadows, and Hunt for the Wilderpeople having gained critical acclaim, he’s making his name in…

EIFF 2016: Finding Dory (2016)

Let me cut to the chase here. I liked Finding Nemo, almost as much as most people. It was gorgeous, it had lots of fun characters, and the gags were good. Finding Dory is even better. Yes, I said it. Some will disagree, and they might…

Bastille Day (2016)

It seems everyone - or at least two of the front runners - with even the slightest chance of becoming James Bond when Daniel Craig eventually hangs up his Walther PPK, is currently featuring in some form of crime / espionage thriller, in…