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FALL

A shark cage 47 metres below the surface. A rickety ski-lift dangling above a pack of hungry wolves. And now, a precarious platform at the top of a 2,000 ft disused TV tower. Yes, this subgenre of thrillers – being trappe...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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The Beatles: Get Back Blu-ray Unboxing

From celebrated filmmaker Peter Jackson comes The Beatles: Get Back, a mesmerizing insight into the fab four’s creative process and artistic chemistry that surrounded the intimate recording sessions of seminal album Let it Be. ...

 
 
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The Black Phone

Following stellar early reviews from festival screenings, Scott Derrickson’s latest horror The Black Phone was pushed from what was probably going to be a quiet January opening to a killer summer release slot backed by a huge m...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Minions: The Rise of Gru

Since the release of 2010’s Despicable Me the Minions have become the most successful animated franchise of all time, grossing no less than $3.7 Billion at the global box office. That’s right, these weird, tik-tak shaped little...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Jurassic World: Dominion

As the credits began to roll on Jurassic World: Dominion, my friend turned to me – head in hands – and defeatedly muttered “that was so much movie”. Indeed, this lengthy climax to the Jurassic Park/World saga feels ...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Top Gun: Maverick

Legacy sequels are all the rage in Hollywood right now. Cashing in on a decades old piece of IP is a sure fire way to get bums on seats at a time when cinema is struggling. But for every Blade Runner 2049 there’s an Independenc...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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The Innocents

Kids are creepy, man. Films like Village of the Damned, Children of the Corn, and of course The Omen have done for youngsters what Jaws did for sharks, and The Worst Person in the World’s co-writer Eskil Vogt’s latest chiller c...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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LEGO Back To The Future

Over the past few years LEGO – arguably the greatest toy ever created – has been churning out enough film tie-ins to make most of us film geeks sweat at which ones we’re going to be able to A) buy and B) have room t...

 
 
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Star Wars Trilogy Blu-ray Unboxings

The beloved 9-film Skywalker Saga of Star Wars has been reissued in three incredible trilogy sets, repackaging the previous discs of films and bonus features into charmingly minimalist digi packaging. While I can’t imagine ther...
 
 
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The Batman

Disclaimer: The Batman is a film that will reward repeat viewings down the line, and even without that, there’s a lot here to digest and unpack. These thoughts below are but a brief, immediate response to the film. As Nir...