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Weekly update: Who hasn’t been to space?

Greetings, Gothamites! My latest obsession, Dancing with the Stars, ended last week after 10 weeks of tangos, turmoil and tights. Congratulations to Samuel Johnson who took home the mirror ball trophy and $50K for his wonderful charity. Congratulations to Courtney who came second but will always have the honour of having been on top of […]
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Bryan Singer Starring: Rami Malek, Gwilym Lee, Ben Hardy, Joe Mazzello, Lucy Boynton Other notable appearances: Aidan Gillen, Allen Leech, Tom Hollander, Mike Myers, Aaron McCusker Running time: 134 minutes Watch this if you liked: The Greatest Showman, The Doors, Rock of Ages   The story of rock legends Freddie Mercury […]
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Hurricane Bianca: From Russia with Hate (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Matt Kugelman Starring: Roy Haylock, DJ ‘Shangela’ Pierce, Brian McCook, Doug Plaut, Rachel Dratch Other notable appearances: Wanda Sykes, Justin ‘Alyssa Edwards’ Johnson, Alaska Thunderfuck, Kristen Johnston, Cheyenne Jackson, Darienne Lake, Jiggly Caliente, Lady Bunny, Ed ‘Mrs. Kasha David’ Popil, Bianca Leigh, Dot-Marie Jones, Janeane Garofalo Running time: 85 minutes Watch […]
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Amityville: The Awakening (2017)

Review by CJ Director: Franck Khalfoun Starring: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bella Thorne, Mckenna Grace, Cameron Monaghan Other notable appearances: Jennifer Morrison, Kurtwood Smith Running time: 85 minutes Watch this if you liked: Rings, The Woman in Black, House at the End of the Street   Belle’s (Thorne) mother moves her to a new home to […]
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Halloween (2018)

Review by CJ Director: David Gordon Green Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak, Will Patton  Other notable appearances: Haluk Bilginer, Nick Castle, James Jude Courtney, Jibrail Nantambu Running time: 106 minutes Watch this if you liked: Halloween, You’re Next, Wes Craven’s New Nightmare, Friday the 13th   Laurie Strode (Curtis) has a complex […]
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Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Drew Goddard Starring: Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm, Cailee Spaeny, Chris Hemsworth, Lewis Pullman Other notable appearances: Nick Offerman Running time: 141 minutes Watch this if you liked: Pulp Fiction, Inglorious Basterds, Cabin in the Woods   The lives of seven strangers become inextricably tangled by the secrets […]
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Christopher Robin (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Marc Forster Starring: Ewan McGregor, Jim Cummings, Hayley Atwell, Bronte Carmichael Other notable appearances: Mark Gatniss, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Brad Garrett, Nick Mohammed, Peter Capaldi, Sophie Okonedo, Toby Jones, Simon Farnaby,  Running time: 104 minutes Watch this if you liked: Winnie the Pooh, Paddington, Hook   Christopher Robin (McGregor) has grown up, […]
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The Nun (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Corin Hardy Starring: Taissa Farmiga, Demián Bichir, Jonas Bloquet, Bonnie Aarons Other notable appearances: Ingrid Bisu, Charlotte Hope, Sandra Teles, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson Running time: 96 minutes Watch this if you liked: Annabelle, The Evil Dead 2, Lights Out   Father Burke (Bichir) and initiate nun, Sister Irene (Farmiga), head […]
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The Happytime Murders (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Brian Henson Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Bill Barretta, Elizabeth Banks, Maya Rudolph Other notable appearances: Joel McHale, Leslie David Baker, Brian Henson, Ben Falcone Running time: 91 minutes Watch this if you liked: Sausage Party, Team America: World Police    After the murder of his brother, a star on the nostalgic hit […]
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The Meg (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Jon Turteltaub Starring: Jason Statham, Li Bingbing, Rainn Wilson Other notable appearances: Masi Oka, Cliff Curtis, Ruby Rose, Page Kennedy, Winston Chao, Robert Taylor, Jessica McNamee Running time: 113 minutes Watch this if you liked: Deep Blue Sea, Jaws, Jurassic Park   Five years after a mission where two of his […]
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