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Why Netflix’s Lemony Snicket Worked While the Film Did Not

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This week we saw the debut of the new Netflix adaptation of the best selling book series ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ by the mysterious Lemony Snicket. It’s a dark and foreboding tale surprisingly… Continue reading

Top 10 Movie Trailers (That Show Almost Nothing)

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If there’s one criticism levelled at movie trailers in the modern day, it would be that they all look the same. Another would be that they give away far to much information about… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Gold’

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Director: Stephen Gaghan Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Bryce Dallas Howard, Edgar Ramirez Plot: During the 1980s business man Kenny Wells put what little he had behind geologist Michael Acosta. Together they uncover they set… Continue reading

The X-Men: Movies VS Comics (PT. 2)

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I do pointless nerdy things to relax so I am breaking down the differences and similarities between the X-Men characters as they appear in the movie adaptations compared to their comic originals. Maybe… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Moonlight’

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Director: Barry Jenkins Cast: Trevante Rhodes, Ashton Sanders, Alex Hibbert, André Holland, Jharrel Jerome, Jaden Piner, Janelle Monáe, Naomie Harris, Mahershala Ali Plot: Moonlight follows the life of quiet, shy Chiron at three key points… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life’

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Director: Steve Carr Cast: Griffin Gluck, Lauren Graham, Rob Riggle, Thomas Barbusca, Andy Daly, Adam Pally, Retta Plot: Rafe has been kicked out of two schools and is now accepted to Hills Village… Continue reading

The X-Men: Movies VS Comics (Pt. 1)

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A long, long time ago we ran a break down of the Batman villains appearing in movies and how they compared to their comic book originals. Well, having spent the past year or… Continue reading

The 5 Movies You Didn’t See in 2016 (But Should Have)

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Every year we get some movies that should’ve been popular releases, but aren’t. Whether it be through poor marketing, poor timing or a combination of other reasons some movies just fail to find their… Continue reading

Tribute: Debbie Reynolds R.I.P.

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Only a day after we paid tribute to Carrie Fisher following her passing we find ourselves reflecting on the career of her mother, Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds, who passed away after suffering a… Continue reading

10 Blockbuster Movies You Didn’t See in 2016

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Do you know what 2016 has? LOTS OF BLOCKBUSTER MOVIES!!! Yay! Wait, no this is terrible. The problem here is that studios rely on ‘tentpole’ to fund the rest of their schedule, all… Continue reading