Halloween (2018). Film review of the remade first sequel to John Carpenter’s 1978 horror

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Film review, by Claire Durrant, of Halloween (2018), starring Jamie Lee Curtis who returns as the character stalked by a sociopathic killer 40 years ago. 

Horror

star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

 

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Venom (2018). We’re going out on a limb – this comic-based film isn’t bad!

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Film review by Claire Durrant of the comic-based movie Venom starring Tom Hardy as a journalist who is taken over by a symbiotic parasite.

Action/Adventure/Fantasy

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Deadpool 2 (2018). Film review of the wise-cracking, sweary superhero sequel.

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Film review by Claire Durrant of Deadpool 2, the Marvel comic based action film about the wise-cracking, potty mouthed superhero. Starring Ryan Reynolds and Josh Brolin.

Action/Adventure/Fantasy

star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

 

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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017). Film review of the satire starring Frances McDormand.

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Film review by Claire Durrant of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, the comedy starring Frances McDormand about a mother who takes action when the police fail to progress an investigation into her daughter’s murder.

Comedy

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The Disaster Artist (2017). We loved this account of the making of The Room. Read the review for why.

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Film review by Claire Durrant of The Disaster Artist, the comic biography directed by and starring James Franco as Tommy Wiseau, the cinematic ‘genius’ behind notoriously bad movie The Room.

Comedy

image four star rating very good lots to enjoy

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Thor: Ragnarok (2017). 4/5 stars for this fun Marvel comic adapted fantasy action film.

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Film review by Claire Durrant of Thor: Ragnarok, the latest instalment in the Marvel comic cinematic universe, starring Chris Hemsworth as the hero of Norse myth Thor and co-starring Cate Blanchett.

Action/adventure/fantasy

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The Shape of Water (2017). A piece of art. Read our review for why.

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Film review by Claire Durrant of The Shape of Water, a fantasy adventure about a mute laboratory cleaner (Sally Hawkins) who strikes up a relationship with a ‘classified’ creature.

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