Hounds of Love

Starring: Emma Booth, Ashleigh Cummings, Stephen Curry Director: Ben Young Running Time: 108 mins  Synopsis: 1987, Perth, Australia. Couple Evelyn and John roam the streets seeking out young vulnerable girls to kidnap, torture then eventually murder. Their next victim is Vicki (Cummings), but once chained within the couple’s domestic prison she begins to manipulate the…

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The Comic-Con Edition Yes it is that time again when the biggest gathering of nerds takes place in San-Diego California and Hollywood brings some of their most geekily salivating material to the masses. It felt a little more subdued this year, with less of the major reveals we’ve come to expect from the Con but…

Dunkirk

Starring: Fionn Whitehead, Tom Hardy, Mark Rylance Director: Christopher Nolan Running Time: 106 mins  Synopsis: May 1940. The Second World War is in full swing and the Allied forces have found themselves pushed to the beaches of Normandy as the German Army overwhelms their European front. Stuck on the beach under a deluge of German…

Cars 3

Starring (voices): Owen Wilson, Armie Hammer, Cristela Alonzo Director: Brian Fee Running Time: 109 mins Synopsis: Lightning McQueen (Wilson), the world-renowned racing car, faces being pushed out from the sport due to a bevy of new more technologically advanced racers, represented by the cocky Jackson Storm (Hammer). After a mid-race crash he takes stock of his…

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The D23 Edition: Every year Disney hold a massive fan event for journalists and fans lucky enough to get a ticket alike. Featuring a bevy of props, high profile signings and most importantly presentations of their upcoming films. With Disney now leading Lucasfilm, Marvel and Pixar it obviously contains some salivating glimpses and info on…

The BeguiledĀ 

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, Colin Farrell  Director: Sofia Coppola Running Time: 94 mins Synopsis: Virginia 1864. The American Civil War rages on. Secluded from the world lies an all-girls school led by stoic headmistress Mrs Farnsworth (Kidman). Only 4 students and a fellow teacher remain all of whom have barely seen another person since…

War for the Planet of the Apes

Starring: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn Director: Matt Reeves Running Time: 140 mins Synopsis: Two years have passed since the events of Dawn and ape leader Caesar (Serkis) is fighting a brutal war against the last remnants of humanity led by a deranged Colonel (Harrelson). Suffering a tremendous loss by the Colonel’s own hands,…

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Starring: Tom Holland, Micheal Keaton, Robert Downey Jr Director: Jon Watts Running Time: 133 mins  Synopsis: 2 months have passed since 15yr old superhero Spider-Man fought in the Civil War. Back in Queens and back in school Peter Parker (Holland) finds himself yearning to become a full time Avenger. Fighting off petty crime in his…

The House

Starring: Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler, Jason Mantzoukas Director: Andrew Jay Cohen Running Time: 88 mins Synopsis: Loving parents Scott and Kate Johnsen (Ferrell and Poehler) celebrate when they learn their daughter has got into a top college. But when her scholarship falls through they join forces with neighbour Frank (Mantzoukas) to open an underground casino…

Despicable Me 3

Starring (Voices): Steve Carell, Kirsten Wiig, Trey Parker Directors: Pierre Coffin, Kyle Balda Running Time: 90 mins Synopsis: Still working alongside his wife (Wiig) as an agent for the Anti-Villain League, Gru (Carell) is unexpectedly fired when he fails to capture 80s inspired super-villain Balthazar Bratt (Parker). His loyal companions The Minions attempt to woo him…