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The conservative reaction to the recent national school strike for climate change was horribly predictable. We heard the usual shock jock slurs that the kids only wanted a day off or that they would be heading to the mall or Maccas to spend the day. There was however a new element of criticism and that […]

Blade Runner 2049

Creating a sequel to one of the most highly regarded sci-fi films of all time is an incredibly daunting task but thankfully Denis Villeneuve has created a film that respects the cultural impact of Blade Runner. Blade Runner 2049 takes place 30 years after it’s predecessor. Thankfully rather than simply replicating the themes and style […]

The Expendables 3

After several consecutive flops Sylvester Stallone returns to the screen in The Expendables 3, a non-stop, action-packed and adrenaline-pumping blockbuster that should restore Stallone to the Hollywood A-list. Barney (Sylvester Stallone) replaces his current Expendables team with young blood, but when they’re captured and held hostage by the evil arms dealer Stonebanks (Mel Gibson) the […]


Ender’s Game is a science fiction action film set in the future, where gifted children with brilliant video gaming skills go to military school in outer space.They learn war games and are ultimately assigned to protect the Earth from intergalactic invasions. Effects are dazzling and performances strong from a predominantly younger cast. Asa Butterfield plays […]