Review: Their Finest (2017)

Is it too soon to go a second time?

by Joanna van der Veen

London,1940s. The Blitz is at its height and morale is at an all-timelow. How can the British government inspire hope and solidarity amongst its citizens? Through cinema, of course!

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Review: Big Little Lies (Pilot)

HBO’ss ready with a new series.

by Lisa Nieri

Big Little Lies has names like Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley, Alexander Skarsgård, Zoë Kravitz, Laura Dern and James Tupper in its cast: A-list movie stars borrowed for the TV screen to tell the story of three women, more specifically three moms, facing the adversities of life.

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Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

A spoiler-free review if you ever so much as watched TV.

by Benjamín Harguindey

You may or may not be tired of the so-called Marvel Cinematic Universe but if there’s one thing that separated Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) from its slew of superhero flicks was that it was a comedy first and a blockbuster piece second. Something that holds true of its sequel, aptly called Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017).

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Review: “Rick and Morty” Season Premiere

Reflecting on the April Fool’s episode.

The long-awaited season 3 premiere was finally released a couple of weeks ago on April 1st, much to everyone’s surprise, delight… and a touch of disappointment.

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Teaser Trailer

by Benjamín Harguindey

Following the February reveal of Episode VIII’s title – “The Last Jedi”, ominously written in red as opposed to the traditional yellow – a teaser trailer was finally released yesterday. The hype is strong in this one.

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Review: Going in Style (2017)

(Not!)

Going in Style (2017) is too complacent a movie for its own good, a comedy that’s too much in awe of its venerable cast and way more bent on pleasing the crowd than it is in making them laugh. After all, good will only gets the humor halfway there.

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