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Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again (2018) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ The phenomenal hit of Mamma Mia returns to our screens, 10 years after the original, this time for Mamma Mia - Here We Go Again. The story returns with Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) having taken over management her family’s hotel in Kalokairi following the death of her mother, Donna (Meryl Streep). The story… Continue reading Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again (2018) Film Review

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Adrift (2018) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ Based on a true story, Temi (Shailene Woodley) sail across the Pacific Ocean with his true love Richard (Sam Clafin) and get caught in the violent Hurricane Raymond in a lost-at-sea survival drama. Adrift lays out as an interlaced plot, changing between Temi and Richard lives, when they first met, when they… Continue reading Adrift (2018) Film Review

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I Feel Pretty (2018)

Star Rating: ⭐   Amy Schumer's self-image comedy falls flat on its face  Renee Bennett (Amy Schumer) is an insecure woman finding her place in a superficial world, she is a woman stuck in an unglamorous job and her insecurities and being made to feel inferior by other model looking women and every male she… Continue reading I Feel Pretty (2018)

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Ocean’s 8 (2018) Film Review

Serious girl power and strong direction but the story falls short Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) forms a team of a top-notch group to help her pull off the crime of the century. Ocean's team includes comprises Ocean’s partner (Cate Blanchett), a has-been, tax-evading fashion designer (Helena Bonham Carter), a diamond expert (Mindy Kaling), stoner-hacker “Nine… Continue reading Ocean’s 8 (2018) Film Review

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Christopher Robin (2018) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐ 'Christopher Robin’ is a cute little children's film.  The story follows Christopher Robin (Ewan McGregor) in his adult life, now a husband, a father who was a first world war veteran and now, a straitlaced efficiency manager for Winslow Luggage. He lives their scolded by his wife Evelyn (Hayley Atwell) and daughter Madeline… Continue reading Christopher Robin (2018) Film Review

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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The traditional board game takes a technological re-vamp with this new adaptation of Jumanji. Some may remember Tristar’s classic Jumanji (1995) starring Robin Williams. As opposed to the original film, where the game was played out in our world, in Welcome To The Jungle (2017), we are taken to Jumanji where the… Continue reading Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) Film Review

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Love, Simon (2018) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ A heart-warming gay romance in a coming of age tale. Simon (Nick Robinson) havers the secret of his sexuality from his family, closest friends and classroom as he goes through his teenage years and school life. After discovering that there is another gay person in his school, he calls himself Blue, Simon… Continue reading Love, Simon (2018) Film Review

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Book Club (2018) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐   Four women in their golden years hope to recover their mojo by reading Fifty Shades of Grey and its squeals.    Diane (Keaton), Vivian (Fonda), Sharon (Candice Bergen) and Carol (Mary Steenburgen) are lifelong friends who meet every month to discuss books and drink wine. One month, a member suggests the… Continue reading Book Club (2018) Film Review

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Life Of The Party (2018) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐ Melissa McCarthy performance just about keeps the film afloat, but overall it misses the pass mark.  Melissa McCarthy has been a part of some very good comedic films from her supporting role in Bridesmaids to the starring roles in The Heat and Spy, her role in The Life of the party was… Continue reading Life Of The Party (2018) Film Review

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Every Day (2018) – Film Review

This captivating, thoughtful fantasy is a twist on the usual boy meets girl routine.  The star Angourie Rice, plays Rhiannon, a high-school student, who has been dating self-absorbed jock guy, Justin. But one day, this relationship seems completely different, like he’s had a complete personality transplant. He is now a sensitive, caring, emotionally literate and… Continue reading Every Day (2018) – Film Review