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  • Oceans 8 movie: Review, cast, director

    Film: Oceans 8 Cast: Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham-Carter, Mindy Kaling, Rihanna, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Richard Armitage Director: Gary Ross Rating: * * * Fashionistas will remember pop singer Rihanna (and a whole lot of American celebs togged up in ecclesiastical robes at a recent exhibition at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of…

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  • Hereditary movie: Review, cast, director

    Film: Hereditary Cast: Toni Collette, Gabriel Byrne, Alex Wolff, Milly Shapiro, Ann Dowd Director: Ari Aster Rating: * * * * Hereditary takes an inordinately long time in making unsettling points about the satanically accursed, but when it does and malevolent forces are unleashed, the viewer will cringe. Do what I always do – murmur a…

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  • Incredibles 2 movie: Review, cast, director

    Film: Incredibles 2 Cast: (voiced by) Holly Hunter, Craig T Nelson, Samuel L Jackson, Bob Odenkirk, Catherine Keener, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner, John Ratzenberger, Isabella Rossellini Director: Brad Bird Rating: * * * * It’s taken an incredibly long time ( 14 years!) for the sequel to the widely popular 2004 animated film to hit the…

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  • Second trailer of ‘Jurassic World-Fallen Kingdom’ comes out

    Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom movie: Review, cast, director

    Film: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Cast: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, James Cromwell, Jeff Goldblum, Isabella Sermon, Rafe Spall, Toby Jones, Justice Smith, Ted Levine, Daniella Pineda, B D Wong, Geraldine Chaplin Director: JA Bayona Rating: * * * and a half Pity and fear. Spanish horror-meister J A Bayona ( The Orphanage, A Monster Calls)…

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  • Book Club movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Book Club Cast: Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, Diane Keaton, Mary Steenburgen, Andy Garcia, Don Johnson, Richard Dreyfuss, Craig T. Nelson, Alicia Silverstone, Katie Aselton, Ed Begley Jr Director: Bill Holderman Rating: * * and a half It’s easy (for your reviewer) at least to connect with the ageing quartet of best friends who set…

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  • Solo: A Star Wars Story movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Solo: A Star Wars Story Cast: Alden Ehrenreich, Emilia Clarke, Woody Harrelson, Paul Bettany, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton & the voices of Joonas Suotamo, Phoebe Waller-Bridge Director: Ron Howard Rating: * * * & a half We predict a starry future for new kid in the celluloid firmament, Alden Ehrenreich who shines in Ron…

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  • Deadpool 2 movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Deadpool 2 Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennison, Zazie Beetz, Eddie Marsan, Karan Soni, Leslie Uggams, Bill Skarsgard, Brianna Hildebrand, Shiori Kutsuna, Terry Crews Director: David Leitch Rating: * * * * It’s hard to exult over a movie saturated with violence, extreme gore and crude dialogue, but this sci-fi fantasy…

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    Monster Hunt 2 movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Monster Hunt 2 Cast: Tony Leung, Bai Baihe, Jing Boran, Li Yuchun, Tony Yang Director: Raman Hui Rating: * * * Hong Kong animator turned director Raman Hui’s sequel to 2015’s blockbuster hybrid of live action and CGI animation is as enjoyable as the original about a cuddly-wuddly little radish thatched “monster” princeling named…

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  • Cycle Marathi movie: Review, Cast, Director

    Film: Cycle Cast: Hrishikesh Joshi, Priyadarshan Jadhav, Bhalchandra Kadam, Deepti Lele Director: Prakash Kunte Rating: * * * & a half A seaside village in the Konkan is the idyllic setting for Pankaj Kunte’s feel-good family film set in the late fifties and scripted by Aditi Moghe who subscribes firmly to the belief in man’s…

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    Avengers: Infinity War movie: Review, Cast and Director

    Film: AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Cast: Josh Brolin, Robert Downey Jr., Benedict Cumberbatch,Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pratt,Chris Evans,Chadwick Boseman,Mark Ruffalo,Paul Bettany, Dave Bautista, Scarlett Johanssen,Zoe Saldana,Gwyneth Paltrow,Elizabeth Olsen, Letitia Wright,Tom Holland,Tom Hiddleston,Anthony Mackie, Benicio del Toro, Don Cheadle,Peter Dinklage & voices of Bradley Cooper,Vin Diesel Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo Rating: * * * * + What’s…

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  • Truth Or Dare,Truth Or Dare movie review, Truth Or Dare review,

    Truth or Dare movie: Review, Cast and Director

    Film: Truth or Dare Cast: Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey, Violett Beane, Hayden Szeto, Landon Liboiron, Sophia Taylor Ali, Nolan Gerard Funk Director: Jeff Wadlow Rating: * * * Inspired by the same-named party game and co-scripted by director Wadlow with Michael Reisz, Jillian Jacobs and Chris Roach, Truth or Dare is smartly plotted in parts…

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  • Rampage movie: Review, Cast and Director

    Film: Rampage Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Malin Akerman, Joe Manganiello, Jake Lacy Director: Brad Peyton Rating: * * * Neither ape nor man disappoints in this adaptation of the classic 1980s arcade video game about primates and monsters ravaging cities. Action A-lister Dwayne Johnson, “The Rock” stars as the heroic homo…

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