Review: Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

Orient Express not included.

by Benjamín Harguindey

Kenneth Branagh heads a new adaptation of Agatha Christie’s seminal whodunit “Murder on the Orient Express” (1934), most famously adapted by Sidney Lumet in the 1974 classic. Branagh both directs and stars as Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot, second only to Sherlock Holmes. How does the movie compare to its fabled heritage?

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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: Rogue One (2016)

Many Bothans died to bring you this review.

by Benjamín Harguindey

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) is exactly what it says on the tin: a brand new story set in the Star Wars universe, numberless because it doesn’t expand on the Skywalker family history of hubris and redemption (if we’re to allot a connecting thread to all numbered movies) and very much its own movie, even if it’s set in such a way that it ends up tailgating the original Star Wars (1977).

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