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Review: Paddington

I’m a bit too young to remember the original Paddington Bear TV series or books, but even I balked a little at the thought...
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Review: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Bum, bum, babadum, babadum, babadum, babadum, dum… Ah, the familiar musical overtones of Howard Shore, how I will miss you in my life. It’s...
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The Superhero Bubble: Forever Inflating or Ready to Burst?

You may have noticed that over the past few years the superhero genre of both film and television has been getting ever and ever...
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Review: The Homesman

Young, new directors in Hollywood must be incredibly jealous of the power held by their counterparts who’ve made their name in acting and now...
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Review: The Grandmaster

I’ve seen an awful lot of biopics at the cinema this year but I’m pretty sure none have been quite like this. Chronicling the...
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Review: Winter Sleep

Wow, that was long. At a whopping 196 minutes, Winter Sleep is an endurance test as much as it is a film, but after...
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Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay: Part 1

The Escapist’s video game critic Yahtzee has a rather amusing habit in his video reviews of vocalising colons in game titles as a dry...
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Review: What We Do in the Shadows

It’s notoriously difficult to make a fully-functioning and genuinely funny horror-comedy, many have tried but so few succeed. Can you really string out the...
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Review: My Old Lady

It’s becoming a more and more frequent occurrence that I come out of a movie theatre these days and text my gran telling her...
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Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Yay! Another childhood classic being given the CGI treatment and brought into the modern 3D world kicking and screaming! And what’s that? It’s got...