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Review: Where to Invade Next – Moore meets world

February 12, 2016 – 7:30 am
Where to Invade Next

Where to Invade Next is one of Michael Moore’s best.

Review: Deadpool – Juvenile superhero for adults only

February 10, 2016 – 7:30 am

Deadpool fans rejoice, after 25 years your film is finally here and it’s every bit as insolent and insane as you wanted.

Review: The Revenant – The art of survival

January 8, 2016 – 7:50 am
The Revenant

Art film meets survival story in this latest effort by Alejandro González Iñárritu. This is one of the most brutal and beautiful films you are likely to see.

Review: Joy – Few tidings of comfort

December 25, 2015 – 2:55 pm

Filmmaker David O. Russell strangely sways off course in his latest effort, Joy, starring his frequent collaborators, Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper.

Review: Concussion – Head trauma drama

December 25, 2015 – 7:30 am

The new film, Concussion, wants to ruin your football season.

Review: The Big Short – Economy collapse made cool

December 23, 2015 – 7:30 am
The Big Short

The Big Short does an excellent and entertaining job of making the economic complexities of the Great Recession understandable to the average moviegoer.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Space opera done right (spoiler-free review)

December 16, 2015 – 1:01 am
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

With The Force Awakens, J.J. Abrams shoots for the stars and delivers a film that should win new fans and appease Star Wars aficionados of every generation.

Review: In the Heart of the Sea – A tale of a whale

December 11, 2015 – 7:45 am
In the Heart of the Sea

You think you know the story, but it turns out you don’t know Moby-Dick. ‘In the Heart of the Sea’ sets out to set the whale v man record straight…

Review: The Good Dinosaur – A wonderfully wacky ‘what if’ western

November 25, 2015 – 7:45 am
The Good Dinosaur

Just when you think the classic western film genre has gone the way of the dinosaur, Pixar Animation comes along and does just that with The Good Dinosaur.

Review: Creed – Cinematic equivalent of comfort food

November 23, 2015 – 7:45 am

If you are a fan of the ‘Rocky’ films then you’ll find the new movie, Creed, fits the franchise like an old, well-worn glove (or boxing glove, as it were.)

Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2

November 20, 2015 – 7:45 am
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

The revolution is over. The fire is out.

Review: Trumbo – Hollywood’s Commie calamity

November 14, 2015 – 7:45 am

Timely as today’s headlines; it was very easy to envision the faces of many of today’s politicians on the bodies of the persecutors portrayed in Trumbo.

Review: Spotlight – Catholic controversy uncovered

November 13, 2015 – 7:30 am

‘Spotlight’ is worth watching, but you might consider some serious caffeine intake before the lights go out as it doesn’t shine as brightly as it could have.

Clandestine review: a creative co-op experience

November 6, 2015 – 10:08 am

Clandestine officially emerged from Steam Early Access as a fully fledged release on Thursday.