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FILM REVIEW: RING – 20TH ANNIVERSARY RESTORATION

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the iconic film, Ring will be released in cinemas again and I had the privilege of watching it at a press screening. I remember watching this film when I was a child and being … Continue reading

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FILM REVIEW: ESCAPE ROOM

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There is a moment in Escape Room which sees an ex-soldier (Deborah Ann Woll) dangling over a (unconvincing) massive drop, held only by the strength of a telephone cable. This is the moment I got on board with this ludicrous … Continue reading

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5 REASONS I LOVE ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE

I might be late to the party on this one. Actually, I know I am. But time isn’t going to stop me from gushing about Anna and the Apocalypse – a zombie Christmas horror musical. Yeah, you read that right. … Continue reading

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BOOK VS FILM: JAWS

Jaws is iconic. Peter Benchley was a struggling freelance journalist in 1974, when Doubleday publishers commissioned him to write a novel. It’s based on a story he pitched about a Great White shark terrorising a seaside town. Benchley was fascinated … Continue reading

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FILM REVIEW: VELVET BUZZSAW

What happens when art isn’t just art? To what lengths will you go to “make it” in an industry full of pretentious and backslapping politics? Most importantly, is the promise of amazing art worth dying for? Sorry – did I … Continue reading

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