Transformers: The Last Knight (2017).

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Film review by Jason Day of Transformers: The Last Knight, the latest addition to the blockbuster movie franchise about huge robots that disguise themselves as other machines. starring Mark Wahlberg and directed by Michael Bay.

Action/Adventure/Fantasy

1 Star/Awful/Give this one a miss

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Gifted (2017). 3 out of 5 stars for this moving gifted child drama.

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Film review by Jason Day of Gifted, about a seven year old maths prodigy who is raised by her uncle to live as normal a life as possible. Starring Chris Evans, Mckenna Grace and Lindsay Duncan.

Drama

star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

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Wonder Woman (2017). 4 out of 5 for this stirring, solid comic adaptation.

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Film review by Jason Day of Wonder Woman, based on the DC comic about an Amazonian Princess who helps the WWI effort. Starring Gal Gadot and Chris Pine.

Action/Adventure/Fantasy

4 star rating very good lots to enjoy

 

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017). 2/5 stars – your timbers will not be shivered!

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Film review by Jason Day of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Mean Tell No Tales (or Salazar’s Revenge), the latest instalment in the Johnny Depp starring pirate adventure franchise.

Action/adventure/fantasy

2 stars film review fair passes the time

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Demon Seed (1977). Film review: 3 out of stars for this chilling but overdone thriller.

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Film review, by Jason Day, Demon Seed, about an early form of artificial intelligence computer that forcibly impregnates a woman, played by Julie Christie. Directed by Donald Camell.

Science Fiction

star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

 

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Der mude Tod/Destiny (1921). 4 out of 5 stars for Fritz Lang’s inventive silent drama.

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Film review by Jason Day of Der mude Tod (1921), also known as Destiny, the expressionist silent drama by Fritz Lang. Starring Lil Dagover.

Silent

4 star rating very good lots to enjoy

 

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