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Hotel Artemis (2018) Film Review

In Hotel Artemis a woman called The Nurse (Jodie Foster) runs a medical facility for criminals. Everyone who enters must abide by a strict set of rules and, most importantly, it's members only. So don't be trying to get in without your…

Atomic Blonde (2017)

When Mad Max: Fury Road was released in 2015, everyone was raving about its hero. For most people, it wasn't the gruff eponymous drifter that drove the film, but the strong-willed soldier, driver and overall badass Imperator Furiosa.…

The Mummy (2017)

I will try to keep my summation of the new reimagining of the classic mummy legend by Universal Studios, as short and succinct as possible.  Mainly because there's not really that much to say about it.  But also I think that allowing any…

NEWSFLASH! Mummy knows best …….

Next month sees the legend of the Mummy brought to the big screen as never before.  Forget Christopher Lee's interpretation for Hammer, as this time round it is the reincarnation of the deadly Egyptian Princess Ahmanet, played by Sofia…

Scotty finds an ally

It's not long (this day week in fact) until Star Trek Beyond - the latest instalment in the phenomenal Star Trek franchise, direct by Justin Lin - hits the big screen.  In a story which sees the intrepid crew of the Starship…

EIFF 2016: Tiger Raid (2016)

Two men on their way to complete a job, something that viewers can surmise will involve some nasty business. There's small talk, there's bickering, and there's a lack of certainty when it comes to matters of loyalty. And one of those men is…