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  • Everything is Illuminated

    Everything is Illuminated

    ★★★★

    A fantastic adaptation of one of my favourite books. Eugene Hutz is an absolute revelation in this movie!

  • Goldfinger

    Goldfinger

    ★★★★½

    This is the film many would pick to show Bond off to the uninitiated as it has it all. Two great villains in Goldfinger and his goon Oddjob and all of the requisite thrills and spill one comes to expect of a Bond film. Class.

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  • The Favourite

    The Favourite

    ★★★★★

    The Favourite boasts  precision direction, cinematography to frickin die for and a trio of lead actors who deserved every single plaudit and ounce of praised heaped upon them for their role in this production. It is no accident that Olivia Coleman is cast as  Queen Anne because the woman rules, plain and simple. Every role she plays, she knocks it out the park just a little further than before and she is only going to get better which is all the more exciting a prospect.


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  • The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

    The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

    ★★★★

    There are many things that make The avid movie fan excited and the prospect of a new Cohen Brothers picture is right up there in my estimation. This time around, the Cohens are trying their hand at a notoriously tricky proposition for any director, an anthology. Anthologies as a whole can be decidedly hit & miss affairs, for every great story you can have 2 or 3 duds, how does The Ballad of Buster Scruggs fare?


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