Widows (2018). A quartet of superb actresses lead this great, visceral crime movie

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Film review by Jason Day of Widows, the crime thriller directed by Steve McQueen about the wives of deceased bank-robbers who team up to finish the job. Starring Viola Davis.

Crime

image four star rating very good lots to enjoy

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Death on the Nile (1978). Film review of the classic Agatha Christie whodunnit in Egypt.

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Film review, by Jason Day, of Death on the Nile, the all-star adaptation of Agatha Christie’s classic whodunnit about the murder of a socialise on board a Nile steam cruiser in the 1930’s. Starring Peter Ustinov and David Niven.

Crime

star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

 

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Murder on the Orient Express (2017). A lavish, well-cast but clunkily staged whodunnit remake.

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Film review by Jason Day of Murder on the Orient Express, based on the classic Agatha Christie whodunnit about a murder on the most luxurious train of all, with the great and the good of society amongst the suspects. Starring and directed by Kenneth Branagh.

Crime

image four star rating very good lots to enjoy

 

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Hell Or High Water (2016). Touted as one of the best films of the year, read why in this review.

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Film review by Jason Day of Hell Or High Water, the crime drama about a divorced dad and his ex-con brother who hatch a desperate scheme in order to save their family’s ranch in West Texas. Starring Chris Pine, Ben Foster and Jeff Bridges.

Crime

4stars - Very good lots to enjoy

 

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War Dogs (2014). Jonah Hill scores in this arms-dealing drama, but read on to see if the film matches him.

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Film review by Jason Day of the crime drama showing in UK cinemas now (26 August 2016) starring Miles Teller and Jonah Hill as two young entrepreneurs who start selling arms to the US government. Directed by Todd Phillips.

Crime

4stars - Very good lots to enjoy

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