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Ryan Reynolds

Life (2017)

The perils of space exploration have long been a handy starting point for moviemakers. 2001: A Space Odyssey, Alien and Gravity have all successfully tapped into our fears of what dangers lurk beyond Earth’s orbit. Daniel Espinosa’s Life, a…

Deadpool (2016)

After seven films focusing on the X-Men and one key member, a need for a change of scenery is in order.  With that in mind, Marvel have started to branch out with a new set of characters.  Before the anticipated Gambit spin-off next year,…

Woman in Gold (2015)

Screening at the Berlin Film Festival in a city that wears the scars of World War II in every rebuilt street and solemn memorial comes Woman in Gold, a reminder that there’s some way to go yet to recover from that terrible period. A glossy…

The Voices (2014)

The follow up film from Marjane Satrapi, director of Persepolis is not what you would expect. In one fell swoop she shifts her gaze from biographical animation to screwball, satirical comedy. The Voices sees Ryan Reynolds play Jerry…

R.I.P.D. (2013)

Ryan Reynolds plays a cop named Nick who gets killed on the job. That's not a spoiler. Even if I hate a movie, and I didn't actually HATE this movie, I don't spoil things for others. No, Nick's death can be seen in both the trailer for…