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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Second in the series is a mid-franchise muddle of convoluted back stories with some stunning sequences

It’s the season to get spooky, and an independent film festival celebrating the best of the horror genre is about to launch in Islington.

Curiosity, it’ll get you every time.

The Greatest Showman is starry-eyed with the silly, simple joy of being a musical

This has four teenagers sucked into an old video game, in avatar form. Having them go to the jungle, rather than the jungle come to them, is an inherently duller proposition.

Middle films in trilogies are tricky. Even the best have that Two Towers sense of being a means to an end. In Star Wars, they are the best and the worst of times.

Oh hi Mark. This film is exceptionally entertaining and frequently hilarious

126 films have been selected from the 2,600 entered and are all on show over the 10 day festival

What the Dickens is this? Michael Joyce finds this a disappointing Christmas flick

James Kermack talks about his new Hackney-based feature film, Hi-Lo Joe, and its intimate portrayal of mental illness

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