Zombieland: Double-tap (Zombieland 2) starring Woody Harrelson, Emma Stone, Abigail Breslin, JEsse Eisenberg, Rosario Dawson, Luke Wilson Zoe Deutch

Zombieland: Double-tap is a total no-brainer

With news that there’ll soon be a The Matrix 3 and Bad Boys 3, it seems there’s no statute of limitations on releasing a sequel.  So the people responsible for Zombieland have capitalised by timing their follow-up, Zombieland: Double-tap to coincide with the 10th anniversary of the original film. Back in 2009, Woody Harrelson was Read more about Zombieland: Double-tap is a total no-brainer[…]

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Gore and girl power propel the wicked horror-comedy Ready or not

Grace (Samara Weaving) is on the verge of realising her dreams. As a foster child who longs to be part of a permanent family, she’s about to marry her handsome fiancee Alex (Mark O’Brien) who’s family is both large and rich. There’s just one life-threatening catch.  Before she can be accepted into the Le Domas Read more about Gore and girl power propel the wicked horror-comedy Ready or not[…]

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Fearless females and their friendships take centre stage in Hustlers

In 2015 New York magazine published an article about a group of strippers who found themselves in some serious legal troubles. Hustlers is the new female-led film directed by Lorene Scafario (Seeking a Friend For the End of the World) and produced by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay, which brings this interesting true story to Read more about Fearless females and their friendships take centre stage in Hustlers[…]

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Isabela Moner’s dorky Dora is a comic delight

Nickelodeon has taken a leaf out of Disney’s book, adapting one of its most loved children’s cartoons into a live-action film. Muppets director James Bobin and The Invention of Lying’s writer Matthew Robinson have worked their magic to turn Dora the Explorer into the feature-length Dora and the Lost City of Gold. We meet Dora Read more about Isabela Moner’s dorky Dora is a comic delight[…]

Abominable is heartening, wholesome holiday-viewing

Nobody has ever seen a yeti, but if recent pop culture is anything to go by everyone wants to. Abominable is the third animated film released in just twelve months that’s based on the folkloric creature. Warner Bros brought us Small Foot, starring Channing Tatum, James Corden and Zendaya., Then came Missing Link, starring Hugh Read more about Abominable is heartening, wholesome holiday-viewing[…]

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Good Boys is highly inappropriate and heaps of fun

Good Boys follows the “Beanbag boys”- Max, Lukas and Thor- three sixth grade outcasts who manage to get invited to the cool crew’s party where the main event will be a game of spin the bottle. Max is particularly eager to have his chance at kissing his crush Brexlie, but the trio has never popped Read more about Good Boys is highly inappropriate and heaps of fun[…]

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UglyDolls is a bright but imperfect tale about bright, imperfect dolls

When factory machines malfunction, unconventional, asymmetrical, “ugly dolls” are created. They’re shot through a long dark pipe into Uglyville, which despite its name, is a bright happy place where all the rejects live happily together. Except Moxy (Kelly Clarkson). She’s round, bright pink, missing a few teeth that she should have and sporting a few Read more about UglyDolls is a bright but imperfect tale about bright, imperfect dolls[…]

Brittany Runs a Marathon stars Jillian Bell as Brittany

Brittany Runs A Marathon is a PB for Jillian Bell

The “diet” industry is literally worth hundreds of billions of dollars. Fitness equipment, meal replacement shakes, gym memberships, protein powders, Spanx and now self-made Youtube health and fitness gurus pushing them all. It’s a gold mine of insecurities that businesses have been profiting from mining for centuries because few among us are perfectly happy with Read more about Brittany Runs A Marathon is a PB for Jillian Bell[…]

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Kiwis are the butt of the joke in Netflix’s new romedy Falling Inn Love

Director Roger Kumble, whose impressive resume includes Cruel Intentions, Just Friends and episodes of Entourage, Revenge and Suits, has teamed up with Netflix to create a film that doesn’t deserve to be in the same sentence as any of those. It’s a rom-com practically drowning in cliches, called Falling Inn Love. Singer-turned-actress Christina Milian plays Read more about Kiwis are the butt of the joke in Netflix’s new romedy Falling Inn Love[…]

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Sextuplets is the Netflix and Wayans baby that nobody wanted

It’s widely acknowledged that “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” In 2006 Marlon and Shawn Wayans wrote and starred in the down-right execrable film, Little Man. The consensus on Rotten Tomatoes was that it was a “gimmicky comedy that…forgot to bring the laughs”. It was nominated for Read more about Sextuplets is the Netflix and Wayans baby that nobody wanted[…]