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Film Review & Trailer: Stuber

Film Review & Trailer: Stuber

Frances Winston reviews this latest buddy movie Directed by: Michael Dowse – Starring: Kumail Nanjiani, Dave Bautista, Iko Uwais, Natalie Morales, Betty Gilpin, Jimmy Tatro, Mira Sorvino, Karen Gillan You know how it is – you’re trying to earn a few extra quid driving an Uber evenings and weekends, so you can start a spin […]

Film Review: Annabelle Comes Home

Film Review: Annabelle Comes Home

Frances Winston reviews the latest in the creepy doll series, Annabelle Comes Home Directed by: Gary Dauberman – Starring: Mckenna Grace, Madison Iseman, Katie Sarife, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson I’m going to assume that anyone reading this is somewhat familiar with the creepy-looking doll that is Annabelle, and also with the Conjuring universe, of which […]

Film Review and Trailer: Pavarotti

Film Review and Trailer: Pavarotti

Frances Winston reviews this documentary about Divo of the opera world, Pavarotti Directed by: Ron Howard – Starring: Luciano Pavarotti Even those who are not fans of opera tend to have a soft spot for Pavarotti – the legendary tenor who made arias acceptable to the masses. His Nessun Dorma is the stuff of legend (and […]

Film Review & Trailer: Spiderman Far From Home

Film Review & Trailer: Spiderman Far From Home

Frances Winston reviews the latest Spiderman movie Directed by: Jon Watts – Starring: Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson, Zendaya, Cobie Smulders, Jon Favreau, J. B. Smoove, Jacob Batalon, Martin Starr, Marisa Tomei, Jake Gyllenhaal As anyone who has read my earlier reviews of comic book adaptations will know, I am somewhat a fan of the […]

Film Review & Trailer: Toy Story 4

Film Review & Trailer: Toy Story 4

Frances Winston reviews Toy Story 4, and finds it a surprisingly fresh addition to the Toy Story franchise Directed by: Josh Cooley – Starring the voices of: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts, Tony Hale, Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Madeleine McGraw, Christina Hendricks, Keanu Reeves, Ally Maki, Jay Hernandez, Lori Alan, Joan Cusack It’s hard […]

Film Review: Brightburn

Film Review: Brightburn

Frances Winston reviews Brightburn, a film in the sci-fi horror genre Directed by: David Yarovesky – Starring: Elizabeth Banks, David Denman, Jackson A. Dunn, Matt Jones, Meredith Hagner, Gregory Alan Williams, Jennifer Holland, Steve Agree, Becky Wahlstrom, Christian Finlayson An alien baby is found by a childless couple, who raise them as their own, but […]

Film Review & Trailer: X-Men Dark Phoenix

Film Review & Trailer: X-Men Dark Phoenix

Frances Winston reviews this 12th movie in the iconic X-Men series Directed by: Simon Kinberg – Starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Alexandra Shipp, Evan Peters, Jessica Chastain Since this is the 12th movie in the X-Men film series, and the 7th instalment in the main […]