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Film Review & Trailer : Le Mans ’66

Film Review & Trailer : Le Mans ’66

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: James Mangold – Starring: Matt Damon, Christian Bale, Caitriona Balfe, Jon Bernthal, Tracy Letts, Josh Lucas Motor racing is an exciting sport. However, motor racing movies are not always exciting. This is one that falls somewhere in the middle. It’s based on the true story of Ford’s rivalry with […]

Film Review & Trailer: Frozen II

Film Review & Trailer: Frozen II

Frances Winston reviews this sequel to the wildly popular Frozen Directed by: Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee – Starring the voices of Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad It’s hard to believe that the original Frozen was released back in 2013 – mainly because the iconic song, Let It Go, is still stuck […]

Film Review: Countdown

Film Review: Countdown

Review By Frances Winston  Written by: Justin Dec – Starring: Elizabeth Lail, Jordan Calloway, Talitha Bateman, Tichina Arnold, P.J. Byrne, Peter Facinelli, Anne Winters, Tom Segura Reviews of this movie were embargoed until the morning of release. This usually fills me with dread, as historically it has meant that a movie is not very good, […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Addams Family

Film Review & Trailer: The Addams Family

Frances Winston reviews an animation of that much-loved spooky family, The Addams Family   Directed by: Conrad Vernon, Greg Tiernan –  Starring: the voices of Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron, Chloë Grace Moretz, Finn Wolfhard, Nick Kroll, Snoop Dogg, Bette Midler, Allison Janney I’m going to assume that everyone reading this is familiar with The Addams Family […]

Film Review & Trailer: A Bump Along The Way

Film Review & Trailer: A Bump Along The Way

Frances Winston reviews this heart-warming film, starring Bronagh Gallagher Directed by: Shelly Love – Starring: Bronagh Gallagher, Lola Petticrew This female-led feature film has an almost entirely female team behind it (including Louise Gallagher – yep Bronagh’s sister) as producer, which already makes it brilliant in my book, given the glut of male-centric movies that […]

Film Review & Trailer: Gemini Man

Film Review & Trailer: Gemini Man

Frances Winston reviews Gemini Man, where Will Smith plays opposite himself as a younger man Directed by: Ang Lee- Starring: Will Smith, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Clive Owen, Benedict Wong This film has seemingly been 20 years in the making, and has gone through numerous rewrites, potential stars, and directors, before falling into the hands of […]

Film Review & Trailer: Abominable

Film Review & Trailer: Abominable

Frances Winston reviews this latest animation from the Dreamworks team Directed by: Jill Culton – Starring the voices of: Chloe Bennet, Albert Tsai, Tenzing Norgay Trainor, Eddie Izzard, Sarah Paulson, Tsai Chin, Michelle Wong It’s not every day you meet a young Yeti on the roof of your apartment building, but that’s just what happens […]