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Film Review: Life

“You still don't understand what you're dealing with, do you? The perfect organism. Its structural perfection is matched only by its hostility.” Alien is the second feature film from British director Ridley— wait. Wrong film. Life,…

The Month In Films: March

LOGAN - (MUST-SEE) https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Div0iP65aZo The end of an era. In Hugh Jackman's final outing as Wolverine, Fox appears to have pulled out all the stops. Following on from Deadpool's R-rated success, this conclusion…

Film Review: Everest

"Human-beings simply aren't built to function, at the cruising altitude of a 747"     - Rob Hall (Jason Clarke) Based on the harrowing, monumental true events of the May 1996 disaster, Baltasar Kormákur's stunning biographical…

Film Review: Southpaw

'There are certain things you know are going to happen in a movie like this.' - Chris Stuckmann Southpaw stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Forest Whittaker, Rachel McAdams and is a film that focuses on the redemption of a world boxing champion (Billy…

Movie Monday: End of Watch

Title: End of Watch Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Peña https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mf2K9GzgiF0 Synopsis: First of all we see a film that looks like a buddy-cop movie, with Officers Taylor (Gyllenhaal) and Zavala (Peña)…

Filling in ‘Enemy’

This is the first in a new feature, where other writers and I can go in depth, explore and interpret films that not many people may understand. The first film I have chosen to do is Enemy, Enemy is one of my favourite films of 2014 and…

Film Review: Nightcrawler

"Why you pursue something is as important as what you pursue." Jake Gyllenhaal gives the performance of his career in a role that combines the nonchalant anti-hero of De Niro's Travis Bickle with the charismatic self-righteousness of…