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Captain Marvel

The wait is over!  Captain Marvel is based on the Marvel comics character Carol Danvers and is the 21st film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The long-awaited entry marks a few firsts in the MCU, including being the first female standalone film, as well as the MCU's first female director, Anna Boden. The superhero […]

Glass

Director M. Night Shyamalan closes out his trilogy, that few even realised existed until the closing scene of the 2016 hit film Split, with the unlikely psychological horror and comic genre mashup Glass. Following on from cult hit Unbreakable and the aforementioned Split the final instalment in the franchise attempts to bring the three main […]

The Hitman’s Bodyguard

Motherf@%^ing awesome! Pardon the language here but there's no other way to describe The Hitman's Bodyguard, considering it's practically a Samuel L. Jackson ode to his iconic expression. The movie is Jackson at his best - swearing, shooting, swearing, kicking ass, swearing some more, you get the drift. Deadpool, I mean Ryan Reynolds, is well, […]

The Hateful Eight

Quentin Tarantino’s eighth film is truly an epic, clocking in at over three hours long for the 70mm offering (which is highly recommended). The film sees eight despicable characters trapped together within Minnie’s Haberdashery as a means of escaping a brutal Wyoming blizzard. Given the extreme weather conditions for which the film is set, it […]

ROBOCOP

It’s 2028 and robot drones enforce the peace everywhere – except in America. Robotmaker, Omnicorp, needs to sway public opinion in order to muscle in on the profits – but how? Enter Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman), the clean Detroit cop just taken out by a car bomb. We have the technology to rebuild him but […]