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Bros Movie Review

So many topics get skewered in the cause of making the audience laugh. Gender politics are used as fodder for humour as well as the difficulty in connecting in a world where everyone is linked by an electronic device. And through it all, one thing remains clear, gay dating can be every bit as messy as the heterosexual version. //   Most of the elements that make up successful rom-coms get played out here. Bobby (Billy Eichner) meets boy Aaron (Luke Macfarlane), falls for boy, ...

Italian Film Festival – The Perfect Dinner Movie Review

Carmine shows Pasquale he lacks the killer instinct and is sent away to run a money laundering scheme surrounding the running of a restaurant. While there Carmine meets Consuelo (Greta Scarano). She is a headstrong chef who used to work at the restaurant that was taken over. They butt heads as their paths cross around town but soon she is hired as head chef as Carmine sees the running of this restaurant as a way of creating something that is his and giving him the ability to excel at ...

Watch the official trailer for After Ever Happy!

While Hardin remains in London after his mother’s wedding and sinks deeper into darkness, Tessa returns to Seattle and endures a tragedy. If they want their love to survive, they’ll need to work on themselves first.   //   But will their paths lead them back to each other? After Ever Happy is directed by Castille Landon and stars Josephine Langford and Hero Fiennes-Tiffin. After Ever Happy is coming to Australian cinemas on September 8, 2022. www.facebook.co...

Win tickets to Ali & Ava – in cinemas June 30!

Sparks fly after ALI and AVA meet through their shared affection for Sofia, the child of Ali’s tenants whom Ava teaches. Ali finds comfort in Ava’s warmth and kindness while Ava finds Ali’s complexity and humour irresistible.   //   As the pair begin to form a deep connection they have to find a way to keep their newfound passion from being overshadowed by the stresses and struggles of their separate lives and histories. Enveloped in music, humour and emotion, ...

Cyrano Movie Review

Dinklage’s singing voice while being slight is buttressed by interesting lyrics and a heartfelt delivery. Elsewhere female lead Haley Bennett as Roxanne has a fine singing voice as does Kelvin Harrison Jr. as Christian, who is competing for Roxanne’s heart. Ben Mendelsohn is also interesting as De Guiche, who gets to get his Goth on via a deep resonant voice.   //   With a backdrop of war and the struggle of the class system breaking into song at any moment is ...

Check out the Big Game TV Spot for The Lost City – in cinemas April 14!

While on tour promoting her new book with Alan, Loretta is kidnapped by an eccentric billionaire (Daniel Radcliffe) who hopes that she can lead him to the ancient lost city’s treasure from her latest story.   //   Wanting to prove that he can be a hero in real life and not just on the pages of her books, Alan sets off to rescue her. Thrust into an epic jungle adventure, the unlikely pair will need to work together to survive the elements and find the ancient treasure ...

Licorice Pizza Movie Review

Experiencing life in Southern California in the seventies and actually visiting many Licorice Pizza record stores and also owning a waterbed, this film and Tarantino's Once Upon a Time... In Hollywood have been an interesting experience in nostalgia. While Q.T.'s take was more visual and grand, Anderson’s focus is more character-driven and less extravagant.   //   The inhabitants of this world are not superheroes (well maybe Bradley Cooper’s take on Jon Peters might ...

Watch the trailer for Licorice Pizza – in Aussie cinemas this Boxing Day!

Written and Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, the film tracks the treacherous navigation of first love.   //   Licorice Pizza will be released in Australian Cinemas this Boxing Day! www.facebook.com/UniversalPicturesAU/

Watch the debut trailer for Marry Me – in Aussie cinemas February 10, 2022!

Kat Valdez (Lopez) is half of the sexiest celebrity power couple on Earth with hot new music supernova Bastian (Maluma, making his feature-film debut). As Kat and Bastian’s inescapable hit single, “Marry Me,” climbs the charts, they are about to be wed before an audience of their fans in a ceremony that will streamed across multiple platforms.   //   Divorced high-school math teacher Charlie Gilbert (Owen Wilson) has been dragged to the concert by his daughter Lou ...

Watch the new sneak peek of Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story!

The Walt Disney Company has released a new “sneak peek” at Academy Award®-winning director Steven Spielberg’s film adaptation of the musical “West Side Story,” which will open in Australian cinemas Boxing Day, 2021. Directed by Academy Award® winner Steven Spielberg, from a screenplay by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award® winner Tony Kushner, “West Side Story” tells the classic tale of fierce rivalries and young love in 1957 New York City. This reimagining of the beloved musical ...