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‘Everything, Everything’ – A Superb Watch With Amazing Acting Performances | Film Review

  Everything, Everything is a 2017 Drama/Romance film starring Amandla Stenberg, Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose, Ana de la Reguera and Taylor Hickson. It is directed by Stella Meghie (most known for Jean Of The Joneses).   A synopsis for this film reads: “A 17 year old girl named Madeline Whittier has a rare disease that causes her to have to stay indoors 24/7 with[…]

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‘Una’ – A Grave Subject Handled Poorly | Film Review

  Una is a film that has its heart in the right place in attempting to tackle the very serious subject of sexual abuse, but while it attempts to weave its character arcs into a cohesive whole, its own form causes the film to fall apart.   The film follows Rooney Mara‘s titular character tracking down Ben Mendelsohn‘s Ray, the[…]

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‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’: A Great Double Act in a Predictable Actioner | Film Review

  The Hitman’s Bodyguard is an attempt to revive the buddy-comedy and had a pairing that would please any fan of the genre. But even an all-star duo can’t save a film if its screenplay leaves no cliché unturned.   Michael Bryce (Ryan Reynolds) was a highly rated bodyguard whose reputation shatters in an instant when one of his clients[…]

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‘Rough Night’ – Poorly Written, Poorly Acted And Just Not A Great Comedy | Film Review

  Rough Night is a 2017 comedy starring Scarlett Johansson, Kate McKinnon, Jillian Bell, Ilana Glazer and Zoë Kravitz. It is directed by Lucia Aniello (most known for directing Broad City and Time Traveling Bong).   A synopsis for this film reads: “Five best friends from college reunite 10 years later for a wild bachelorette weekend in Miami. Their hard partying takes a hilariously dark[…]

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‘The Dark Tower’ – Dark, Dangerous And Surprisingly Good | Film Review

  The Dark Tower is a 2017 Action/Adventure/Fantasy film starring Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Katheryn Winnick, Abbey Lee, Tom Taylor and Jackie Earle Haley. It’s directed by Nikolaj Arcel (known for The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo and A Royal Affair).   A synopsis for this film via IMDb reads: “The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim,[…]

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