Tag: Review

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Us

Us (2019) A family’s serenity turns to chaos when a group of doppelgängers begins to terrorize them. Starring: Lupita Nyong’o • Winston Duke • Elisabeth Moss  *Spoiler free, I promise* I’ve seen Us twice in the cinema so far and it is hands down the most interesting film I’ve seen all year.  I understand that it might not be everybody’s cup of tea but … Read More Us

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The Aftermath

The Aftermath (2019) Post World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German who previously owned the house. Starring: Keira Knightley • Jason Clarke • Alexander Skarsgård *Minor Spoilers* I always know I’m going to have a good time when Keira Knightley is wafting about in period costume. … Read More The Aftermath

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If Beale Street Could Talk

If Beale Street Could Talk (2018) A woman in Harlem embraces her pregnancy while she and her family struggle to prove her fiancé innocent of a crime. Starring: KiKi Layne • Stephan James • Regina King • Brian Tyree Henry • Dave Franco TW: Sexual Assault Honestly, if Beale Street could talk I don’t think it would because it would be too busy snoozing … Read More If Beale Street Could Talk

Forget About Love: Nymphomaniac Review

On Monday I went straight from work into a four hour sex film. Not just any four hour sex film, you understand (I’m not that continental), but Lars von Trier’s Nymphomaniac (Vol. I & II). I’m going to start my review by first saying a few things. Firstly, there is a lot of fucking involved so there is no skirting around that. Nymph is a … Read More Forget About Love: Nymphomaniac Review