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Weekly update: I work with Spider-Man, not for Spider-Man!

Greetings, Gothamites!

It’s a great time for TV shows and in coming weeks I’ll be discussing my thoughts on the latest seasons of Stranger Things, Queer Eye and Orange Is the New Black. I’ve watched OITNB for many years, but never reviewed it because I wanted it to be something I just enjoyed rather than analysed. However, with this season being the final one, I feel like I’d like to delve in to discuss how I feel about the end of the era. Continue reading Weekly update: I work with Spider-Man, not for Spider-Man!

Queer Eye: Season Two

Review by CJ

Starring:
Bobby Berk, Karamo Brown, Tan France, Antoni Porowski, Jonathan van Ness

Running time:
Approx 45 minutes per episode

Number of episodes:
8

 

The Fab 5 return to Georgia and work to improve the lives of people in need of fashion, grooming, culinary, home and culture coaching.

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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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On Old Flames

Article by Kris

We’ve all been there.  Standing in a queue at a shop, maybe, or on a bus, lost in thought, in a bit of a funk.  Your job is going nowhere fast, family and friends are busy with their own lives.  There’s nothing particular coming up to look forward to, and no-one in your life who seems like a great prospect right now.  And that’s the exact moment that it happens.
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Queer Eye (2018): Season One

Review by CJ

Starring:
Bobby Berk, Karamo Brown, Tan France, Antoni Porowski, Jonathan van Ness

Running time:
43-48 minutes per episode

Number of episodes:
8

 

The all-new Fab Five head to Atlanta, Georgia and improve the lives of men in need of fashion, grooming, culinary, home and culture coaching.

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Cabin Fever (2016)

Review by CJ

Director:
Travis Z

Starring:
Gage Golightly, Matthew Daddario, Samuel Davis, Nadine Crocker, Dustin Ingram

Running time:
99 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Cabin Fever (2002), Evil Dead (2013)

 

Five friends go on a holiday to a cabin in remote woods where, after a chance encounter with a hermit, one of them contracts a tenacious flesh-eating virus. With no help nearby and their car out of order, can the other four survive or will they themselves catch the cabin fever?

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The Magnificent Seven (2016)

Review by CJ

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Director:
Antoine Fuqua

Starring:
Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Ethan Hawke, Byung-hun Lee, Vincent D’Onofrio, Martin Sensmeier, Haley Bennett, Peter Sarsgaard

Other notable appearances:
Matt Bomer, Jonathan Joss, Luke Grimes, Cam Gigandet

Running time:
133 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
The Magnificent Seven (1960), Jonah Hex, Tombstone, Young Guns

The town of Rose Creek has been taken over by gold mogul Bartholomew Bogue (Sarsgaard). When Bogue starts killing people who oppose him one of the victims is Emma Cullen’s (Bennett) husband.

Emma travels to a nearby town with all of the money they have seeking help. She finds Sam Chisholm (Washington), a warrant officer with a dark past. Chisholm agrees to help and gathers a motley crew from both sides of the law to take down Bogue and his army.

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