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‘War For The Planet Of The Apes’: Sadly Overhyped | Film Review

  Back in 2011, 20th Century Fox surprised film fans the world over with their prequel/reboot of the Planet Of The Apes franchises with Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes and excelled themselves with sequel Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes. Expectations were high for the concluding part of the trilogy: War For The Planet Of The Apes.[…]

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‘The Beguiled’: Gender Dynamics Through A Gothic Spectrum | Film Review

  Following the unfairly negative reception towards her last two films – 2009’s Somewhere and 2013’s The Bling Ring – Sophia Coppola‘s The Beguiled will likely be heralded as a return to form for the auteur who holds the distinction as the first women to be nominated for Best Director at the Academy Awards (for 2003’s Lost In Translation).  […]

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‘War For The Planet Of The Apes’: An Impressed Fan’s Opinion | Film Review

  War For The Planet Of The Apes is a recently-released action film starring Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn, Judy Greer, and Karin Konoval. It is directed by Matt Reeves, who is most notable for crafting the screenplay for The Yards (2000) and directing 2010 horror Let Me In. The official plot synopsis via IMDb reads: “After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own[…]

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‘It Comes At Night’ Is An Edgy And Unusual Horror Movie | Film Review

  It Comes At Night is a recently released horror mystery film starring Joel Edgerton, Christopher Abbott, Carmen Ejogo, Riley Keough and Kelvin Harrison Jr. It is directed by Trey Edward Shults (known for Mother And Son and Krisha).   A synopsis for this film reads: “Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his[…]

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‘Despicable Me 3’ Is A Laugh Out Loud Animation | Film Review

  Despicable Me 3 is a recently-released animation starring Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Nev Scharrel, Pierre Coffin, Steve Coogan, Julie Andrews and Jenny Slate.   It is directed by Kyle Balda, Pierre Coffin and Eric Guillon. A synopsis for this film reads: “Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for[…]

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