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Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) Directed by Matthew Vaughn. With Colin Firth, Taron Edgerton, Samuel L. Jackson and Mark Strong.  The dream-team writer-director pairing of Matthew Vaughn and Jane Goldman with graphic novelist Mark Millar strikes again. In 2010, everyone … Continue reading

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The Prestige (2006) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

The Prestige (2006) Directed by Christopher Nolan. With Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Scarlett Johansson. Michael Caine, Rebecca Hall and Andy Serkis. “Are you watching closely?”, asks Christian Bale’s Alfred Borden. Based on a novel by Christopher Priest and co-adapted by … Continue reading

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Interstellar (2014) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Interstellar (2014) Directed by Christopher Nolan. With Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine. During his press junkets for Interstellar, Christopher Nolan repeatedly cites Star Wars and 2001: A Space Odyssey as his two key cinematic influences with … Continue reading

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Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) Directed by Woody Allen. With Barbara Hershey, Mia Farrow, Dianne Wiest, Woody Allen, Carrie Fisher, Michael Caine and Max Von Sydow. All writers repeats themselves eventually. Even the great ones. If you can regularly produce … Continue reading

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The Dark Knight Rises (2012) Film Review By Gareth Rhodes

The Dark Knight Rises (2012) Directed by Christopher Nolan. With Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Gary Oldman, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman and Marion Cotillard. We pick up 8-years after the events of The Dark Knight, during which time Bruce … Continue reading

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Children Of Men (2006) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Children Of Men (2006) Directed by Alfonso Cauron. With Clive Owen, Michael Caine, Julianne Moore. As far as gritty and nightmarish near-futures go, they don’t come much gloomier than Alfonso Cuaron’s Children Of Men. It’s 2027, and the women of … Continue reading

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