Reviews

Our take on the latest films to hit the big (and small) screen.

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John Wick: Chapter 2 – Review

We took a closer look at John Wick 2, a film that barks up the right tree.

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Fifty Shades Darker – Review

Darker, sexier, and weirder – here’s what we thought about Fifty Shade’s second coming.

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T2 Trainspotting review – a worthy follow up to an all-time classic

Here’s what we thought about T2, a film that focuses on consequences rather than characterisation.

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Manchester by the Sea – Review

We reviewed Manchester by the Sea, a rare masterpiece with power, beauty and craftmanship.

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La La Land review – a strong musical, but falls short of its potential

La La Land is less an upbeat piece of escapism and more a melancholic lamentation of missed opportunities.

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Assassin’s Creed: Movie Review

Assassin’s Creed murdered its source material to give us a disappointing film rife with plot holes.

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A Monster Calls: Review

Grief is the monster that calls, and this film about coming to terms with loss delivers that message beautifully.

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Passengers review – a sometimes enjoyable science fiction romp

Passengers Review: An easy watch with heart, although there’s no need to buckle up during this patchwork sci-fi.

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Review

Our review of the refreshingly enjoyable Rogue-One, a film that stands on its own two feet within the beloved Star Wars franchise.