Let’s finish off our coverage of material produced for the 20th anniversary of the theatrical release of the Philosopher’s Stone film. It’s time for the big one. The much-advertised reunion special. Released on New Year’s Day to a great amount of fanfare it was going to do gangbuster streaming numbers regardless of quality. Even ifContinue reading “Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts. Review. Exactly What you Would Expect.”
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Scoob. Movie Review
The initial theatrical trailers for the latest attempt to bring Scooby-Doo back to the big screen looked rather promising. Then the pandemic hit, and the film was one of the first shuffled off the theatrical schedule and released as a premium VOD rental. This was irritating for viewers like this writer who was keen toContinue reading “Scoob. Movie Review”
Hotel Mumbai. Paragraph Review.
Dev Patel, Armie Hammer and a very misscast Jason Isaacs star in this very effective dramatization of the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks. The film maintains a high level of tension throughout and and is able to get across the terror and senselessness of the attacks very effectively. For the most part the terrorists are treatedContinue reading “Hotel Mumbai. Paragraph Review.”