1917 (2019). All grim on the Western Front in this World War I drama

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War

image four star rating very good lots to enjoy
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The Grinch (2018). Good laughs in this animated version of the Dr Seuss story

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Film review by Jason Day of The Grinch. Based on the Dr Seuss book about a curmudgeon who plots to destroy Christmas for a town by stealing their presents. Featuring the voices of Benedict Cumberbatch and Angela Lansbury.

Animation

star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

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Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013). Find out how a non-Trekkie rated this sci-fi spectacular

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Film review by Jason Day of the second instalment in the J.J. Abrams rebooting of the Star Trek franchise, starring Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto and Benedict Cumberbatch.

Director: J.J. Abrams. Paramount/Skydance/Bad Robot

Science Fiction

3stars Good worth watching

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The Imitation Game (2014). Film review of the Alan Turing code breaking WWII drama

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Film review by Jason Day of The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley about the code-breaking work of Alan Turing.

Drama

4stars-Very good lots to enjoy 1

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12 Years a Slave (2013). A searing, harrowing but ultimately rewarding slavery drama.

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Film review, by Jason Day, of 12 Years a Slave, the drama about the true story of Soloman Northup a free black man in 19th Century America who is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender and directed by Steve McQueen.

Drama

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