Only the Brave (2017). 3/5 stars for this solid, traditional, manly disaster drama.

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Film review by Jason Day of Only the Brave, a disaster drama about a team of ‘hot shots’  training for accreditation to fight forest and bush fires in the USA. Starring Josh Brolin, Miles Teller and Jennifer Connolly. 

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star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

 

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Geostorm (2017). Big, bigger, biggest in this crazy but fun disaster drama

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Film review by Jason Day of Geostorm, the disaster drama about a weather protection system located in space that is used to destroy the Earth. Starring Gerard Butler and Jim Sturgess.

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star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

 

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The Poseidon Adventure (1972). 5/5 stars for the movie that kick-started my passion for cinema

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Film review by Jason Day of The Poseidon Adventure, the classic 1970’s disaster drama about a group of people battling to escape a capsized ocean liner. Starring Gene Hackman and Ernest Borgnine. 

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5stars-Excellent-genius-a-classic

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Sully (2016). After Deepwater Horizon, another winning disaster/inquiry recreation to watch.

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Film review by Jason Day of Sully starring Tom Hanks as pilot Chesley Sullenberger who successfully pitched a passenger plane into the Hudson River in 2009.

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4stars - Very good lots to enjoy

 

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Deepwater Horizon (2016). A well-made disaster drama, read my review for what I liked about it.

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Film review by Jason Day of Deepwater Horizon, an account of the disaster on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in 2010. Starring Mark Wahlberg and Kurt Russell.

4stars - Very good lots to enjoy

 

 

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New films out in the UK, as of Friday 22 January 2016

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A list of the new films being released across the UK, from Friday 22 January 2016. Use the Find Any Film website for details of which cinema nearest to you will show these movies.

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The 5th WaveThe 5th Wave poster

Disaster movie starring Chloe Grace Moretz. After four deadly tidal waves have left most of Earth decimated,16-year-old Cassie (Moretz) is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. As she prepares for the inevitable and lethal 5th wave, Cassie teams up with a young man who may become her final hope. It will be released across a selection of UK cinemas; use Find Any Film to locate your nearest one. Check the official Facebook page for more.

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San Andreas (2015)

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Film review of the disaster drama about a series of devastating earthquakes along the San Andreas fault line starring Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino and directed by Brad Peyton.

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Director: Brad Peyton. Warner Bros./Village Roadshow et al. (12a)

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5stars-Excellent-genius-a-classic

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