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Weird Science – Film Review

Director: John Hughes Starring: Anthony Michael Hall, Ilan Mitchel-Smith, Kelly LeBrock and Robert Downey Jr. Rating: ★★½ John Hughes was the 1980s master of teen comedy. Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, Ferris Buller’s Day Off and Pretty in Pink all … Continue reading

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The Stylist – Film Review

Director: Jill Gevargizian Starring: Najarra Townsend, Brea Grant, Davis DeRock, Sarah McGuire Rating: ★★½ If you take the horror film Maniac from 1980 and instead of a psycho who wanders the streets for victims, changed it to a hairstylist who … Continue reading

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Freaky – Film Review

Director: Christopher Landon Staring: Vince Vaughn, Kathryn Newton, Katie Finneran, Celeste O’Connor, Musha Osherovich and Alan Ruck Rating: ★★★ In 2017 Christopher Landon directed Happy Death Day, a comedy-horror that took an old comedy film set up, being stuck in … Continue reading

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‘Merrily We Go to Hell’ – Film Review

Director: Dorothy Arzner Starring: Sylvia Sidney and Fredric March Rating: ★★★★ In the early days of Hollywood there was a relatively short period of time when there weren’t guidelines for the films being made. This is known as the Pre-Code … Continue reading

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Mandy – Film Review

Director: Panos Cosmatos Starring: Nicolas Cage, Andrea Riseborough, Linus Roache, Ned Dennehy and Richard Brake Rating: ★★★ There are not a lot of recent films starring Nicolas Cage that have received critical acclaim. Most of his recent outings have been … Continue reading

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