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Review: Dunkirk

Most war films show us battles, give us context, surround us in politics. Dunkirk does none of these. Dunkirk is a film that is...

Review: Shin Godzilla

Of the countless Godzilla-related films made in the past 60 years (trying to track down an actual number for them is futile), it goes...

Review: Mindhorn

Richard Thorncroft (Julian Barratt) once had it all: the perfect girlfriend, the perfect car, the perfect hair, probably a pretty perfect paycheck, and a...

Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 begins with a tough act to follow. It’s predecessor broke out in the best way possible. Space opera...

The Curious Case of Avatar

On the front cover of the 2010 edition of 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die exists a single picture from a single...

And the Oscar goes to… probably not Deadpool

When Deadpool came out, it received near-universal praise. Critics were satisfied and fans loved it, and this was reflected in the enormous sums of money...

The Iran-isation of the Middle East: what road to pursue?

With Iran still seeking to dominate the Middle East through funding a plethora of armed conflicts, it would seem the cycle of war and...

The Tories have resigned their place as the Practical Party

Were you a bit surprised when Theresa May sounded rather too xenophobic during her appearance at the Conservative Party Conference? Left a little confused...