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One to Watch – April 22nd 2016

One to Watch takes a different turn this week, Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Bastille Day

Michael Mason (Richard Madden) finds himself under suspicion of planting a bomb in Paris, but when he proves to CIA agent Sean Briar (Elba), that he is merely a talented pickpocket, the two team up to stop more attacks and uncover the motivation behind chaos being caused in Paris on the run up to their national holiday, Bastille Day. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – The Jungle Book

For all of his young life, Mowgli (Neel Sethi) has been raised in the jungle, having been found by the panther Bagheera (Ben Kingsley), and adopted by a wolf pack. When the tiger Shere Khan (Idris Elba) discovers there is a “man cub” living in the jungle, he vows not to rest until Mowgli is dead. Bagheera takes Mowgli on a journey to the man village to protect him, and Mowgli makes some new friends and enemies along the way. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Zootropolis

In an animal world where predators and prey have evolved enough to live together in peace and harmony, the big city of Zootroplis beckons to newly minted bunny cop Judy Hopps (Ginnifer Goodwin). After she is assigned to parking duty, and becomes acquainted with the cunning fox Nick Wilde (Jason Bateman), mammals start to go missing, and it is up to Judy and Nick to put their differences aside and work together to solve the case. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – The Gunman

Under cover of working for a non governmental organisation in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Jim (Sean Penn) carries out an assassination that sends the country into chaos. Eight years after he fled the DRC, leaving his girlfriend behind, Jim finds himself the target of assassins, and turns to old friends to find out who is on his tail. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – No Good Deed

Convicted murderer and woman basher Colin (Idris Elba) escapes from jail and makes a bee-line for his former fiancée. When he crashes his car and is in need of help, he finds Terry (Taraji P. Henson) home alone with her children, and decides to toy with her. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

The story of Nelson Mandela, a man who fought for an end to apartheid in South Africa, and changed the world… At great personal cost. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Pacific Rim

In the not too distant future, aliens have invaded Earth through a portal hidden deep under the ocean. The human race has created huge robots – piloted by two people – in order to battle the Kaiju and survive. Former pilot Raleigh (Charlie Hunnam) must team up with a rookie in a last ditch effort to save the world. Continue reading

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