Skyscraper (2018). Disaster movie that reaches parts most movies can’t

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Film review by Jason Day of the disaster movie Skyscraper, starring Dwayne Johnson as a man battling to save his family who are trapped at the top of the world’s tallest building, set alight by criminals.

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star rating 3 out of 5 worth watching

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Titanic (1997). Film review of the epic, multiple Oscar-winning account of the ill-fated luxury liner

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Film review, by Jason Day, of Titanic, director James Cameron’s account of the fateful maiden voyage of RMS Titanic. Starring Leonardo Di Caprio and Kate Winslet.

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Image of 5 stars for an excellent film genius a classic movie

 

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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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