The Magnificent Seven

  Starring Denzel Washington,Chris Pratt,Ethan Hawke,Vincent D’Onofrio,Lee Byung-Hun,Manuel Garcia-Rulfo,Martin Sensmeier as title names and future quiz question,The Magnificent Seven is a remake of the classic 1960 movie which itself was a remake of the Seven Samurai.. I took my seat at the cinema with trepidation in my soul after the abysmal remake of Ben Hur […]

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Hell Or High Water

  Starring Chris Pine,Ben Foster and Jeff Bridges,Hell or High Water is a modern-day western directed by David Mackenzie and written by Taylor Sheridan. The film follows 2 bank robbing brothers [Pine and Foster] as they attempt to raise enough money to keep their mothers house from being illegally possessed by the banks they are […]

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Kubo and the Two Strings

  Directed by Travis Knight and starring Charlize Theron,Matthew Maconaughey,George Takei and Art Parkinson in the title role,Kubo and the Two Strings is a stop-motion animation about a boy with magical powers who goes on a quest with his friends Beetle and Monkey to stop The Moon King and The Sisters from destroying his village […]

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Captain Fantastic

  Directed and written by Matt Ross and starring Viggo Mortensen,Captain Fantastic is a drama about a father [Mortensen] who has raised his family off grid in the Pacific Northwest in virtual isolation but after a family death has to re-introduce his brood into the “real world”,how will they cope..? This is a truly astonishing […]

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Don’t Breathe

  Starring Jane Levy as Rocky and Stephen Lang as The Blind Man, Don’t Breathe is a Horror Film directed by Fede Alvarez and produced by Sam Raimi of Evil Dead fame.. A brief summary of the plot is that 3 delinquents decide to break into a blind mans house to steal his $300,000 savings […]

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Ben Hur [2016]

Directed by Timur Bekmambetov and starring Jack Huston in the title role, this is a re-imagining of the novel by Lew Wallace but owes a lot to the Charlton Heston classic film from 1959.. A Jewish nobleman Judah Ben-Hur [Huston] and his adoptive Roman brother Messala [Toby Kebbell] are best friends despite being from different […]

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Sausage Party

Written by [with others] and Starring Seth Rogen, Sausage Party is an Adult animation Parody of all things Pixar,featuring the voices of Kristen Wiig [who seems to be in everything at the mo],Jonah Hill,Bill Hader,Michael Cera and James Franco. Set in a supermarket just before the 4th of July,Frank [Rogen] and his food buddies are […]

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