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Tomb Raider (2018)

Review by CJ

Director:
Roar Uthaug

Starring:
Alicia Vikander, Daniel Wu, Dominic West, Walton Goggins

Other notable appearances:
Kristin Scott Thomas, Derek Jacobi, Nick Frost

Running time:
118 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
The Mummy, the Indiana Jones series

 

Lara Croft (Vikander) goes looking for her father (West) who has been missing for seven years after travelling, unbeknownst to Lara, in search of mythical places and beings. Lara must find strength within herself to survive and protect the world along the way.

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The Huntsman: Winter’s War (2016)

Review by CJ

The Huntsman Winter's War

Director:
Cedric Nicolas-Troyan

Starring: 
Chris Hemsworth, Jessica Chastain, Emily Blunt, Charlize Theron

Other notable appearances:
Nick Frost, Alexandra Roach, Sheridan Smith, Rob Brydon, Liam Neeson

Running time:
114 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Maleficent, Oz The Great and Powerful

 

When Freya’s (Blunt) daughter is killed, it unleashes a power within her that allows her to begin her own frost kingdom separate to her sister Ravenna’s (Theron). Freya raises an army of loyal huntsmen including Eric (Hemsworth) and Sara (Chastain) to overpower and claim neighbouring kingdoms.

Eric and Sara rebel and plan an escape from the frost queen but are caught. They are both to be killed but Eric survives thanks to bumbling henchmen. When Freya’s plans threaten to take over Eric’s new home, he must fight to keep and regain what was his.

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The World’s End (2013)

World's End

Director:
Edgar Wright

Starring:
Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Rosamund Pike, Martin Freeman, Paddy Considine, Eddie Marsan

Other notable appearances:
Pierce Brosnan, Bill Nighy

Running time:
109 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Shaun of the Dead (2004), Hot Fuzz (2007), Paul (2011)

 

Since high school ended, Gary King (Pegg) has quite literally been living the high life. During a rehabilitation session, he is made to realise that not finishing the Golden Mile pub crawl before leaving his hometown has left him missing something. With this realisation in tow, he rounds up his estranged friends Andy Knightley (Frost), Steven Prince (Considine), Peter Page (Marsan) and Oliver “O-Man” Chamberlain (Freeman) to once again attempt reaching The World’s End Tavern, the last of 12 pubs on the Golden Mile. During the pub crawl, they realise their home town has been overrun by robot impostors of the town’s residents. It falls on the five drunk friends and Oliver’s sister Sam (Pike) to save their hometown and, potentially, the world.

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