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Review: The Hitman's Bodyguard

'Triple A' bodyguard to criminals Michael Bryce (Ryan Reynolds) finds himself having to protect professional hitman Darius Kincaid (Samuel L. Jackson) on ...

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Review: IT

Through the swampy mires of found-footage, spin-offs, and the recently castrated, generic hybrid “action horror” — which is to be thanked for the ...

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Review: American Made

American Made sees Tom Cruise and director Doug Liman reunite in an adrenaline-fueled tale of former Trans World Airline Pilot Barry Seal. ...

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Review: The Hitman's Bodyguard

Posted on Sep 22, 2017 1
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Review: IT

Posted on Sep 21, 2017 2
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Review: American Made

Posted on Sep 13, 2017 3
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Review: The Hitman’s Bodyguard

Patrick Hughes reaches the low expectations we had for his film and keeps falling

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Review: IT

IT is one of the new “action-horror” hybrids to join the genre

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Review: American Made

Tom Cruise’s smile and a breakneck pace do little to disguise the lack of real substance

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Review: The Limehouse Golem

Ackroyd’s 1994 novel is adapted for the big screen in a sinister Victorian murder mystery led by Bill Nighy

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Review: Logan Lucky

The Ocean’s Trilogy director Steven Soderbergh returns to the heist scene in a witty and stylish thriller with a terrific cast

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Review: Your Name

Director Makoto Shinkai stakes his claim to the anime throne in a complex yet beautiful Japanese animation

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Review: Death Note

Adam Wingard fumbles Netflix-backed adaptation of much-loved anime Death Note

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Review: The Wall

Doug Liman goes back to his film-making roots for his ninth feature film with a budget of just $3 million, which may explain why The Wall is so forgettable

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Review: Detroit

Frantic, frenzied and fraught with racial tension, Detroit is Bigalow at her very best

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Review: Game of Thrones — Beyond the Wall

Empty but breathtaking bombast produces the most divisive episode in the show’s history

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Review: Game of Thrones — Eastwatch

Crucial character moments scream for more runtime as the plot armour thickens

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Review: Fargo – Season 3

In its third season, the TV series inspired by the Coen Brothers’ 1996 film of the same name is possibly the best so far