Interstellar (2014) Directed by: Christopher Nolan Genre: Science-Ficton, Drama Christopher Nolan, the director best know for The Dark Knight (2008),  The Dark Knight Rises (2012),  and Inception (2010), enlightens our screens with the sci-fi, adventure Interstellar, which might arguably be one of the greatest cinematic experiences of the year; Interstellar.  Set in the near future Interstellar takes […]

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Spring Breakers

Spring Breakers (2013) Director: Harmony Korine  Genre: Drama, Comedy From the director of Gummo (1997) comes Spring Breakers, bringing an authorial style to a film that appears to have an artistic mask over a feature film. Four female college students Cotty, Candy, Brit and Faith(Rachel Korine, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Benson, Selena Gomez) prepare for their spring break as […]

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The Dark Knight Rises

 The Dark Knight Rises (2012) Director: Christopher Nolan Genre: Action/Thriller/Crime After enjoying The Dark Knight mainly for Heath Ledgers performance but also for the refreshingly dark narrative of the film, I had fairly high hopes for The Dark Knight Rises.  The lack of Batman himself is probably what I enjoyed most about this film and […]

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John Carter

John Carter (2012) Director: Andrew Stanton Genre: Fantasy/ Adventure/ Sci-Fi Knowing that Andrew Stanton who played a huge part in many Pixar films makes the fact that this film was so terrible all the more disappointing. The story had potential and with Stanton on board why did it go wrong? Firstly the title. John Carter? […]

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The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

The girl who leapt through time (2006) Director: Mamoru Hosoda Romance/Drama/Sci-fi “Time waits for no one” Energetic, clumsy Makoto crashes into a moving train after her bike breaks fail her and dies… or at least that’s what should have happened. A few moments later she finds herself alive and in the past and realizes she […]

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