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‘Lion’ Film Review

One of the greatest films I have seen in years, the gorgeous and captivating tale of finding your way back home, Dev Patel stars as the Indian orphan Saroo, who uses Google Earth to find his way back to the family he lost at the age of five. Based on a true story, Lion begins… Continue reading ‘Lion’ Film Review

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‘Wild’ Film Review

A inspirational montage of hallucinations, beauty and heart. Wild captures the struggle of addiction, grief and loneliness and still manages to uplift, reminding you that no matter what happens, you have to keep moving forward, one foot at a time. Based on Cheryl Strayed's best selling memoir Wild: A Journey From Lost To Found, Wild… Continue reading ‘Wild’ Film Review

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‘Love, Rosie’ Film Review

Critics are calling Love, Rosie a mediocre Rom Com with no depth or originality but after watching it, I have to disagree. Love, Rosie is so much more than what it appears, if you look deeper into the story, it will definitely steal your heart.  An adaptation of Cecilia Ahern's epistolary novel Where Rainbow's End, the film focuses on… Continue reading ‘Love, Rosie’ Film Review

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‘Lucy’ Film Review

Lucy is a heart-pounding action packed thriller with eccentric possibilities.  Luc Besson's latest film Lucy has been compared to Limitless, a previous film starring Bradley Cooper but the thriller explores further fictional realms. The plot begins with the main character Lucy played by Scarlett Johansson, a student living in Taiwan. Her latest boyfriend Richard tricks… Continue reading ‘Lucy’ Film Review

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The Fault In Our Stars Film Review

The Fault In Our Stars is the story of Hazel Grace Lancaster, an intelligent and witty teenager living with terminal cancer. Her parents encourage her to attend a cancer support group and it is there that she meets to love of her life Augustus Waters. Hazel and Augustus embark on an ambitious journey to grant… Continue reading The Fault In Our Stars Film Review

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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Film Review

Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) is back with the second adaptation of The Hunger Games Trilogy. Catching Fire is a wonderful addition to the first film and it has definitely stayed true to the book and true to the characters that the readers created in their minds when reading the series. I am always sceptical when I… Continue reading The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Film Review

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‘Now Is Good’ Film Review

 Now Is Good is an inspiring film about a teenager fighting Leukemia, you will definitely be reaching for the tissues. Based on the novel Before I Die by Jenny Downham, this film may be packed full of clichés, but I think I can make an exception for this film. I read the book over a… Continue reading ‘Now Is Good’ Film Review

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‘The Hunger Games’ Film Review

I went to the cinema today to watch 'The Hunger Games.' I saw the trailer  about a month ago and I had already heard a few of the songs on the soundtrack. I don't really know what my expectations of this film were but they were definatley exceeded. I loved the film because the storyline… Continue reading ‘The Hunger Games’ Film Review

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‘The Vow’ Film Review

We are all familiar with the wedding vow 'To love and to cherish, from this day forward till death do us part.' Well what if you woke up from a coma, not remembering that the man that stood before you was your husband or what you had done in the last few years of your… Continue reading ‘The Vow’ Film Review