The Monster

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Year: 2018 Directed by: Bryan Bertino Starring: Zoe Kazan, Ella Ballentine Written by Corey Hughes Bryan Bertino’s third directorial outing finds the director in the familiar territory of the horror genre, following his previous two projects – The Strangers and Mockingbird – to bring us The Monster; an endearing, albeit…

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A Star is Born (2018) – Review

The ‘A Star is Born’ story has been told and retold twice since the original was released in 1937, with subsequent retellings following in 1954 with Judy Garland and in 1976 with Barbra Streisand as the titular star; three takes on the rags-to-riches story that hits home for all aspiring musicians. The fact that the […]

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The Children Act

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Year: 2018 Directed by: Richard Eyre Starring: Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Fionn Whitehead Written by Corey Hughes Richard Eyre’s latest film, ‘The Children Act’, is an interesting project for the esteemed director; a story of a renowned judge and her battle with hard-hitting cases and her dilapidating marriage. It’s part-drama…

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The Predator

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Year: 2018 Directed by: Shane Black Starring: Boyd Holbrook, Trevante Rhodes, Jacob Tremblay, Keegan-Michael Key, Olivia Munn, Sterling K. Brown, Thomas Jane, Alfie Allen, Augusto Aguilera. WRITTEN BY COREY HUGHES Who would’ve thought that almost three decades after an ensemble of rag-tag soldiers ventured deep into the Amazon jungle in…

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Like Father – Movie Review

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Year: 2018 Directed by: Lauren Miller Starring: Kristen Bell, Kelsey Grammer, Seth Rogen WRITTEN BY COREY HUGHES Actor-turned-director Lauren Miller, notably known for her comedic roles in Superbad and Sausage Party, makes her feature-length debut with the Netflix backed drama Like Father, a take on the ‘estranged father’ sub-genre that shouldn’t…

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