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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

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Fantastic Beasts- The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) Film Review

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald gives fans of the wizarding world an insight into the world before the boy who lived. J.K. Rowling's old-school cinematic world building, exploring many serious, moralistic themes, explored through an epic, classic battle between good and evil to make them accessible for all ages. This film gives an insight… Continue reading Fantastic Beasts- The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) Film Review

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Sherlock Gnomes (2018) Film Review

Star Rating:⭐ Acute squeal to the original  We last saw these loveable gnomes in 2011’s interpretation of Romeo and Juliet. Gnomeo and Juliet offer a new twist of ornamental fun on a classic story. This with the original Elton John songs makes it a hit. Everyone knows the story of Sherlock Homes and this film… Continue reading Sherlock Gnomes (2018) Film Review

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The House With A Clock In Its Walls (2018) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐   Fans of the Harry Potter franchise will love this fantasy adventure.  Orphaned by his parents dying in a car crash, Lewis journeys to the town of New Zebedee, Michigan to live under the care of his late mother’s brother, uncle Jonathon (Jack Black) in his mansion with hidden secrets and a… Continue reading The House With A Clock In Its Walls (2018) Film Review