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Arrival (2016) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Arrival (2016) Directed by Denis Villeneuve • Written by Eric Heisserer With Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Forest Whitaker There’s a mournful nature to much of Denis Villeneuve’s work, which is forefront in the tone of Arrival, an intelligent science-fiction drama-thriller … Continue reading

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) Directed by Gareth Edwards • Written by Chris Weitz, Tony Gilroy, John Knoll and Gary Whitta With Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Alan Tudyk, Donnie Yen, Riz Ahmed, Wen Jiang, Forest Whitaker and … Continue reading

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Out of the Furnace (2013) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Out of the Furnace (2013) Directed by Scott Cooper. With Christian Bale, Casey Affleck, Woody Harreslon, Zoë Saldana, Sam Shepard, Tom Bower, Forest Whitaker and Willem Dafoe. Co-written with Brad Inglesby, Scott Cooper’s ‘Out of the Furnace‘ is a heavyweight drama-thriller … Continue reading

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Stakeout (1987) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Stakeout (1987) Directed by John Badham. With Richard Dreyfuss, Emilio Estevez, Madeleine Stowe, Aidan Quinn, Dan Lauria and Forest Whitaker. John Badham’s action-comedy, Stakeout, stars Richard Dreyfuss and Emilio Estevez as a pair of adolescent Seattle detectives given the job … Continue reading

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The Butler (2013) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Butler (2013) Directed by Lee Daniels. With Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, David Banner, Cuba Gooding Jr., Lenny Kravitz, Robin Williams, Alan Rickman, Liev Schreiber, James Marsden, Mariah Carey, John Cusack, Alex Pettyfer, Vanessa Redgrave and Jane Fonda. This fourth … Continue reading

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Species (1995) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Species (1995) Directed by Roger Donaldson. With Ben Kingsley, Natasha Henstridge, Michael Madsen, Forest Whitaker, Michelle Williams and Alfred Molina. Roger Donaldson’s Species is a pervy sci-fi thriller about a genetically engineered creature (a young Michelle Williams) that escapes from … Continue reading

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Panic Room (2002) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Panic Room (2002) Directed by David Fincher. With Jodie Foster, Kristen Stewart, Forest Whitaker, Jared Leto and Dwight Yoakam. Through the eye of David Fincher and the pen of David Koepp comes this simple, but highly-polished home invasion thriller – … Continue reading

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