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Review: “Hidden Figures”

We all know that it was men that first walked on the moon, but how many of us know that if it were not for some extraordinary women, America may not have won the race to the moon? This is … Continue reading

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Review: THE BIRTH OF A NATION

“The Birth of A Nation” tells the true story of Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher who after witnessing the atrocities his people were experiencing, he orchestrated an uprising, in the South, in the hopes of getting freedom for … Continue reading

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Review: The Young Offenders

Imagine this, €440million worth of cocaine washes up on the West Cork coast. The Guards swoop in and get all the bales of cocaine bar one. One that’s forever lost – or that’s what the Guards think. When Jock (Chris … Continue reading

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Review: Bridget Jones’ Baby

Dear Diary, It’s been 15 years since I have wanted to be best friends with Bridget Jones (Renee Zellweger). That all happened after I saw Bridget bare her soul, big undies and life goals in Bridget Jones’ Diary. It’s been … Continue reading

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Review: Me Before You

The film everyone is talking about at the moment is Me Before You. Based on JoJo Moyes’ popular book of the same name, the film is about 2 young people whose lives couldn’t be more different. Will Traynor (Sam Claflin) … Continue reading

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Movie Review: BROOKLYN

It seems like Brooklyn has been out for ages. People have been raving about this film since it’s screening at The Sundance Film Festival back in January. We’ve all heard about how beautiful this film is and all the talk … Continue reading

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Movie Review – THE MAZE RUNNER: SCORCH TRIALS

The Gladers are out of the Maze and back for more in this second installment of The Maze Runner franchise, Scorch Trials. The Gladers thought all would be good after they escaped but they couldn’t be further from the truth. … Continue reading

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Movie Review: THE VISIT

M. Night Shyamalan is back with his latest thriller, The Visit. It’s a very basic premise. Two grandchildren, Becca (Olivia DeJonge) and Tyler (Ed Oxenbould) spend a week with their estranged grandparents (Deanna Dunagan and Peter McRobbie) Everything starts off … Continue reading

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Review: LEGEND

Based on a true story, Legend chronicles the life of the Kray twins, Reggie and Ronnie, gangsters who ruled East London in the 1960s. The film is told through the eyes of, the very innocent and vulnerable, Frances (Reggie’s wife). … Continue reading

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Review: Ricki and the Flash

Meryl Streep is Ricki, an aging rocker who is estranged from her family after leaving them all behind to chase her dreams of being a rock star in Hollywood. Fast forward many decades later and Ricki’s life has not turned … Continue reading

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