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Logan Lucky

Year: 2017 Director: Steven Soderbergh Starring: Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Daniel Craig, Riley Keough, Katie Holmes Written by Corey Hughes From time to time directors need to take a break, and I get it. Filmmaking must be an exhausting and difficult process. Even the great Stanley Kubrick took […]


Year: 2017 Director: Kathryn Bigelow Starring: John Boyega, Anthony Mackie, Algee Smith, Will Poulter, Jason Mitchell, Jack Reynor, Hannah Murray Written by Fiona Underhill On paper, this film has many elements that appeal to me; a female director, set in 1960s America, a true story set during the […]

Annabelle: Creation

  Year: 2017 Director: David F. Sandberg Starring: Stephanie Sigman, Miranda Otto, Lulu Wilson, Anthony LaPaglia, Talitha Bateman Written by Jo Craig  It’s Saturday night at the movies, and screen thirteen (coincidence?) is packed and buzzing for the late showing of ‘Annabelle: Creation’, the latest addition to the expanding ‘Conjuring’ […]

Atomic Blonde

Year: 2017 Director: David Leitch Starring: Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, John Goodman, Sofia Boutella, Toby Jones Written by Abbie Eales Former stuntman David Leitch’s first solo directorial outing is somewhat of a mixed bag. Set in November 1989, the just-at-the-end-of-the-cold-war spy thriller takes place against the backdrop of […]

The Emoji Movie

Year: 2017 Director: Tony Leondis Starring: T.J. Miller, James Corden, Anna Faris, Maya Rudolph, Steven Wright, Jennifer Coolidge, Patrick Stewart Written by Sarah Buddery Resisting the temptation to write this review entirely in emojis because firstly, I’m not an idiot, and secondly, that is probably exactly what the […]

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Year: 2017 Director: Luc Besson Starring: Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen, Rihanna, Ethan Hawke  Written by Fiona Underhill Well, it’s difficult to know where to start with this one. I am a fan of the director – I loved ‘Leon’ and ‘The Fifth Element’ and I have […]