Moonrise Kingdom (2012) Review

Moonrise Kingdom (2012) Review

Wes Anderson is close to his best for his work on 2012 ensemble coming-of-age hit ‘Moonrise Kingdom’, starring Edward Norton, Bruce Willis, Frances McDormand and more. Christopher Connor reviews.

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‘Trainspotting’ at 25 – Review

‘Trainspotting’ at 25 – Review

‘Trainspotting’ (1996) at 25 – Mark Carnochan’s review of Danny Boyle’s “small film from the small country that became one of the most famous films of all time”, starring Ewan McGregor.

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Fantastic Mr Fox (2009) Review

Fantastic Mr Fox (2009) Review

Roald Dahl’s “Fantastic Mr. Fox” is adapted via stop-motion animation for the screen by Wes Anderson, in this ensemble film led by George Clooney and Meryl Streep. Christopher Connor reviews.

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King Kong vs Godzilla (1962) Review

King Kong vs Godzilla (1962) Review

The original battle of legendary kaiju King Kong and Godzilla was in 1962 Japanese film ‘King Kong vs Godzilla’, from Ishirō Honda. Scott Z Walkinshaw reviews.

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‘Hannibal’ at 20 – Review

‘Hannibal’ at 20 – Review

Lacking two of the three magic ingredients of ‘The Silence of the Lambs’, Ridley Scott’s ‘Hannibal’ (2001), starring Anthony Hopkins, Julianne Moore and Gary Oldman offers only surface-level thrills. Sam Sewell-Peterson reviews.

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Muppet Treasure Island (1996) – 25th Anniversary Review

Muppet Treasure Island (1996) – 25th Anniversary Review

25 years on from its release, ‘Muppet Treasure Island’, starring Tim Curry, remains a high bar to which all subsequent Muppets movies have aimed to reach. Katie Doyle reviews.

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‘The Silence of the Lambs’ at 30 – Review

‘The Silence of the Lambs’ at 30 – Review

30 years on from the release of the indelible Hannibal tale, ‘The Silence of the Lambs’ (1991), Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster remain just as riveting in Jonathan Demme’s classic. Sam Sewell-Peterson reviews.

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Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011) Review

Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011) Review

2011 rom-com ‘Crazy, Stupid, Love.’ starring Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Julianne Moore and Emma Stone “executes the complexity of love in such a beautiful and rewarding manner”. Beth Sawdon reviews.

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Carnival of Souls (1962) Review

Carnival of Souls (1962) Review

Why has Carnival of Souls not become a household name like the other hallmarks of 60s horror? Scott Z. Walkinshaw explains in this review of Herk Harvey’s sole feature.

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The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) Review

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) Review

While not as beloved as some of Wes Anderson’s biggest films, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou is still a unique and enjoyable entry into the filmmaker’s catalogue. Christopher Connor reviews.

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