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Ghostbusters (2016) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

  Ghostbusters 2016 Directed by Paul Fieg • Written by Katie Dippold & Paul Fieg With Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones and Chris Hemsworth The rule should be, you either reboot and make an original story based on … Continue reading

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Spy (2015) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Spy (2015) Directed by Paul Feig. With Melissa McCarthy, Jude Law, Jason Statham and Rose Byrne. Hear the word “spoof”, and Leslie Nielsen in The Naked Gun, or Airplane! spring to mind – a showreel of amusing sight gags, that, more … Continue reading

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Tammy (2014) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Tammy (2014) Directed by Ben Falcone. With Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates, Alison Janney, Gary Cole, Mark Duplass and Dan Ackroyd.    I love road movies. I enjoy a good comedy too, and I think Melissa McCarthy is one … Continue reading

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St Vincent (2014) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

St Vincent (2014) Directed by Theodore Melfi. With Bill Murray, Meliissa McCarthy, Naomi Watts, Chris O’Dowd and Jaeden Lieberher. Written and directed by Theodore Melfi, St Vincent is a comedy-drama set around a curious set of relationships between a grouchy … Continue reading

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The Hangover Part III (2013) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Hangover Part III (2013) Directed by Todd Phillips. With Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis , Ed Helms, Justin Bartha, Ken Jeong, John Goodman and Melissa McCarthy. There is something almost tangibly depressing about The Hangover Part III. The mere fact that … Continue reading

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Bridesmaids (2011) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Bridesmaids (2011) Directed by Paul Feig. With Kristen Wiig, Rose Byrne, Maya Rudolph, Melissa McCarthy and Chris O Dowd. After the extraordinarily successful comedy/farce of The Hangover, it seemed inevitable that a rash of similarly themed misadventures would stagger their … Continue reading

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