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J.R.R Tolkien was an English writer, poet and philologist whose works The Hobbit and The Lord Of The Rings became two of the most read books in the world, regarded by many as literary masterpieces. This biopic traces his earlier life, the tragedies and the ‘non-respectful background’ from which he came from until his dying […]

Mortal Engines

Mortal Engines is set in a post-apocalyptic future where mobile, or ‘traction’ cities scour the earth, plundering its remains and each other. None is bigger or more powerful than London, which has crossed what remains of the English Channel (Brentering?) and is roaming the continent in search of prey to feed its hungry machine. But […]


Peter Jackson’s eagerly awaited second instalment of The Hobbit trilogy follows Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) as he accompanies the dwarves on an adventurous journey to reclaim their home from the terrifying dragon Smaug (Benedict Cumberbatch). CGI effects and camera work often make the action sequences feel like being part of a large-scale video game and filming […]