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Movie Review: ‘The Invisible Man’

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Director: Leigh Whannell Cast: Elisabeth Moss, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Aldis Hodge, Storm Reid, Harriet Dyer Plot: Cecilia Kass has escaped from her highly controlling and abusive partner. In the weeks that follow she begins… Continue reading

The Worst Ending to Any Horror Movie. Ever.

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Quite the statement, but not one without qualification. It’s no secret that shoddy horror movies on Netflix is a guilty pleasure on mine. It’s makes for a good bit of background noise when… Continue reading

Classic Films Everyone Expected to Fail

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It’s easy to forget that the all-time classic best movies of the last one hundred years didn’t arrive fully formed on our screens. Most went through a disastrous production, earned the ire of… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘Treasure Planet’

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For those just joining us, this is a movie marathon with a twist. Myself (cranky 30s blogger), my son Josh (stoic 9 year old Nintendo obsessive) and my daughter Amelia (drama llama 7… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Polaroid’

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Director: Lars Klevberg Cast: Kathryn Prescott, Tyler Young, Samantha Logan, Javier Botet, Grace Zabriskie Plot: An anxious high school student who works in an antique shop comes into possession of a haunted polaroid… Continue reading

The Disney Marathon: ‘Chicken Little’

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For those just joining us, this is a movie marathon with a twist. Myself (cranky 30s blogger), my son Josh (stoic 9 year old Nintendo obsessive) and my daughter Amelia (drama llama 7… Continue reading

Top 10 Kitties in Cinema – Animated Edition

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So far I’ve managed to fill two seperate lists with my favourite filmic felines. We’re covered your standard house cats and their bigger, wilder cousins, but the form of cinema has more options… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn’

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Director: Cathy Yan Cast: Margot Robbie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Rosie Perez, Chris Messina, Ella Jay Basco, Ewan McGregor Plot: Lunatic criminal Harley Quinn has broken up with Joker, and without his… Continue reading

We Can Stop Making Television, It Just Peaked

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One of the pinnacles of modern pop culture occurs when a beloved, long running television show manages to end on a satisfying note at a point in its life cycle before the quality… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Lighthouse’

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Director: Robert Eggers Cast: Willen Dafoe, Robert Pattison Plot: A pair of lighthouse keepers are stationed on a remote island for a month towards the end of the 19th century. Amid a storm… Continue reading