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Suicide Squad: Hell To Pay

When it comes to superhero movies, story-lines aimed at both comic fans and adult audiences are a rare thing. Thankfully, if you’ve been following DC’s Animated Universe, you’ll know that what these releases lack in polish, the...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Stronger

You probably don’t wait for a film about the Boston Marathon bombing and then two turn up at once in the shape of Patriots Day and Stronger. But while Peter Berg’s film charted the police investigation and manhunt for those res...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Justice League

It’s too easy to take swipes at DC’s filmic superhero output compared to all things Marvel. They are different beasts and therefore should not really be compared. In fact DC’s biggest failings are born out of its biggest succes...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Annihilation

Annihilation should have been seen in cinemas. It is one of the most visually cinematic films in recent memory. But a paranoid studio head saw to it that what he considered to be an overly intellectualised piece of sci-fi would...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Murder On The Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express was published in 1934, but it’s a testament to the lasting power of Agatha Christie’s storytelling that her genre-changing murder mystery remains as fresh and compelling today as it did 80 years ago...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Thelma

Mainstream cinema is currently in the throws of a love affair with all things superhero. In an era when there is political turmoil and a fear of the future, superheroes offer a form of much needed escapism. But for the most par...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Paddington 2

Borrowing much of its physical comedy from the likes of Laurel and Hardy and Chaplain gives Paddington 2 a charming, old school appeal, which is sure to hit the right notes with family audiences. But, while Michael Bond’s semin...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Ice Cold In Alex

Based on the novel of the same name by Christopher Landon, Ice Cold In Alex is set in Africa in 1942. During a raid by the Afrika Korps, a British ambulance crew become separated from their unit and must find their way to Alexa...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Batman: Gotham By Gaslight

For the last ten years, Warner Brothers have been adapting some of the very best graphic novels and comic runs into animated features which could teach Marvel a thing or two about story-telling. Issued under the label DC Animat...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Blade Runner 2049

Within a matter of minutes of the opening of Blade Runner 2049 you sense this film has captured the essence of the original film. From the close-up of an eye, a vast, sprawling vista of a dystopian future and a world seeped in ...