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Man Up (2015) – reviewed by George

I’m a real sap for a good rom-com, and good to me means I like the leads and at least one-third of the film is com. By my standards this is one of the best. It was written by Tess … Continue reading

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Kill Me Three Times (2014) – reviewed by George

This is a really good movie, with some clever ideas of story telling. The movie actually starts three times (hence the title) and tells the same basic story in different ways, such that you get more information with each telling. … Continue reading

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The World’s End (2013) – reviewed by George

At 19 years of age five graduating seniors in Newton Haven decide to conquer The Golden Mile – a pub crawl of Newton Haven’s 12 pubs, drinking a pint in each. They are Gary King, the leader, who uses the … Continue reading

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Paul (2011) – reviewed by George

Edgar Wright is missing – the script is by Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, and the director was Greg Mottola. It was filmed in the US with an American supporting cast, and is the tale of an alien, Paul, about … Continue reading

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Hot Fuzz (2007) – reviewed by George

I really enjoyed this movie and I have to admit that I probably did not do “Shaun of the Dead” justice last week. After seeing “Hot Fuzz” I think I understand better where the writers of the two films (Edgar … Continue reading

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Shaun of the Dead (2004) – reviewed by George

Wow! I thought this was a zombie comedy! Well, I laughed three or four times. There’s a scene where Shaun is leading his intrepid party of six (including Shaun) through back yards to avoid the zombie hordes, and he shows … Continue reading

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