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Knives Out – 2nd Watch Review

I saw this film for the first time the weekend after it opened. I had seen the trailer and thought it looked interesting. With the starry cast and original storyline, not to mention the acclaimed director, Rian Johnson, I was hooked. My first reaction was pure delight. I love a whodunnit murder mystery and they have faded out of popularity this century but seeing Knives Out and its updated version of the classic Agatha Christie tale was amazing. So many films these days, especially American ones are reboots, remakes, sequels, third sequels; based on books, games, apps or true stories, it was nice to see something original. Continue reading

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The Man Who Invented Christmas – 4th December

As the poster says, The Man Who Invented Christmas is about how Charles Dickens wrote A Christmas Carol and had it published in only six weeks. After a few flops in a row, Dickens’ publishers need a new story. It … Continue reading

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