Monthly Archives: November 2016

Concise Review: Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders (2016)

The sheer elation of Warner Bros latest animated feature Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders arises from the following aspect. The film takes Adam West’s Batman from the sixties television show and injects him with an arrogant and egomaniacal edge … Continue reading

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Concise Review: Arrival (2016)

In the heartfelt final moments of Arrival,  (the new film from French-Canadian director Denis Villeneuve) a Theoretical physicist called Ian Donnelly (Jeremy Renner) says to linguist expert Dr Louise Banks (Amy Adams) that his life has fundamentally changed because of … Continue reading

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Review: The Babadook (2014)

The Babadook is a powerful and disturbing film that illustrates the way in which grief and pain can manifest themselves in our everyday life and become metaphysical forces of terror that embody destructive emotions. Aside from this central idea, the … Continue reading

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Review: Doctor Strange (2016)

Marvel Studios’ recent cinematic endeavour, Doctor Strange feels like a beginner’s course in surrealism. It holds the audience’s hand so tightly that to let go would mean instantaneous disengagement. As a result, most of the psychedelic scenes lack potency and the … Continue reading

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