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Movies & TV Based on Comics That You Haven’t Seen Yet

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Our cinemas and TVs have become flooded with superheroes. Since Iron Man proved that a well constructed comic narrative can be reproduced as a big-budget spectacle so long as you retain the core… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’

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Ok, this may desynchronise the rankings below but Amelia did not want to watch this as part of the marathon. She’s seen it before, and the giant Ralph made of Ralphs that appears… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Frozen’

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Well. We (mostly) randomise the order of the movies we watch in this series, and the wheel of fate have deliver us THAT Disney movie. Possibly THE Disney movie. Certainly the most talked… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘It Comes at Night’

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Director: Trey Edward Shults Cast: Joel Edgerton, Christopher Abbott, Carmen Ejogo, Riley Keough, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Griffin Robert Faulkner Plot: Two families share a house deep in the woods, trying to survive a… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Waves’

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Director: Trey Edward Shults Cast: Kelvin Harrison, Taylor Russell, Sterling K. Brown, Lucas Hedges, René2 Elise Goldsberry, Alexa Demie Plot: We follow a brief window in the lives of siblings Tyler and Emily.… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘Alice in Wonderland’

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Although we’re in a region where much of the social distancing requirements can be safely lifted, we still like to use Friday for family movie night. This week the randomiser gave us an… Continue reading

Movie Marathon: ‘Wrong Turn 6’

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It does look like the series has peaked and we’re heading back to dullsville. This next movie will have to mix things up to avoid being a dud. It doesn’t look like Doug… Continue reading

Movie Marathon: ‘Wrong Turn 5’

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The previous film managed to entertain by being to darn silly that we were dazzled. We laughed all the way through the terrible performances, weirdly shifting tone and all round stupidity. This next… Continue reading

Movie Marathon: ‘Wrong Turn 4’

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The Wrong Turn series turned out to be a wilder ride than I expected! It went from bland to bananas real fast and we’re loving it. With the sub-heading of the next film,… Continue reading

Movie Marathon: ‘Wrong Turn 3’

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The first movie was as bland as wet cement, the second was trashy fun. Will the fun continue? Movie: Wrong Turn 3: Left For Dead Released: 2009 Director: Declan O’Brien Cast: Tom Frederic,… Continue reading