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Cinema Review – John Wick: Chapter Two

Immediately after the events of John Wick, our titular hero is still on a mission to get his car back. Once he does, an old acquaintance visits him to get John to kill his sister, so he may take her seat at the table of power. The assassination goes fairly smoothly, but when John learns a large bounty has been put on his head, all bets are off. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – San Andreas

The San Andreas Fault in California has been overdue for a massive earthquake for over 100 years, so when the earthquake finally does hit, it is unlike anything the world has ever experienced before. After LA is hit, and hearing warnings of quakes right the way up the coast to San Francisco, where his daughter is, rescue chopper pilot Ray (Dwayne Jonson) decides to traverse the country to save her. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Men in Black 3

When notorious killer alien Boris the Animal (Jemaine Clement) escapes from prison on the moon, he goes back in time to kill the agent that put him there; K (Tommy Lee Jones). When K is wiped from history, it is up to J (Will Smith) to go back in time and save his friend. Continue reading

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Cannes Review – Beasts of the Southern Wild

Beasts of the Southern Wild is the story of a young girl called Hushpuppy (Quvenzhané Wallis), who lives with her father in on the fringes of society in a Louisiana area called The Bathtub. The area is populated with those who have chosen to live outside of the society around them, and they are filled with joy and wonder. As a storm approaches, however, Hushpuppy’s life is thrown into chaos with the destruction of everything that she holds dear. Continue reading

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Cannes Review – Después de Lucía (After Lucia)

After the death of one of the family, a father and daughter move to Mexico City from a small seaside town for a fresh start, but Alejandra (Tessa Ia) is bullied at her high school after a seemingly innocent mistake, leading her to take drastic action. Continue reading

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Cannes Review – Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted

Afraid that the penguins are not coming back to Africa to save them, Alex (Ben Stiller) and his friends set out to Monte Carlo to try and find a way back to New York. While there, they encounter the ruthless animal control captain DuBois (Frances McDormand) and seek refuge from her in a circus train. The animals in the circus take them in, and the New Yorkers must find a way for the circus to get to America, while avoiding the clutches of DuBois. Continue reading

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