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Peter Rabbit (2018)

Review by CJ

Director:
Will Gluck

Starring:
James Corden, Rose Byrne, Domhnall Gleeson, Colin Moody, Margot Robbie, Elizabeth Debicki, Daisy Ridley

Other notable appearances:
Sam Neill, Sia, Bryan Brown, Chris Mann

Running time:
95 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Hop, Rise of the Guardians, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, The Smurfs

 

Peter Rabbit (Corden) lives a good life with his sisters, cousin, other woodland critters and kind human neighbour Bea (Byrne). The only blemish in his world is the nasty old Mr McGregor who killed Peter’s dad and put him in a pie. 

When Mr McGregor dies, Peter lays claim to Mr McGregor’s house and garden. The only problem is that Mr McGregor has a rabbit-hating great-nephew who is determined to take the house, the garden and Bea’s affections.

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Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Review by CJ

Director:
Taika Waititi

Starring:
Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Mark Ruffalo, Cate Blanchett, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson

Other notable appearances:
Idris Elba, Karl Urban, Anthony Hopkins, Taika Waititi, Luke Hemsworth, Sam Neill, Matt Damon, Benedict Cumberbatch, Stan Lee

Running time:
130 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Age of Ultron, What We Do in the Shadows

 

Thor (Hemsworth) must team up with brother Loki (Hiddleston) and the Hulk (Ruffalo) to stop his newly-unbound renegade sister and goddess of death Hela (Blanchett) from destroying Asgard.

Thor: Ragnarok is the 17th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).

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The Tudors: Season One

Review by CJ

Director:
Charles McDougall, Steve Shill, Brian Kirk, Alison MacLean, Ciaran Donnelly

Writer:
Michael Hirst

Starring:
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Sam Neill, Natalie Dormer, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Henry Cavill, Gabrielle Anwar, Callum Blue, Kris Holden-Reid

Other notable appearances:
Ruta Gedmintas, Perdita Weeks, Steven Waddington, Henry Czerny, Nick Dunning, Joe Van Moyland, James Frain, Jamie Thomas King, Jeremy Northam, Fiona Ryan

Running time:
47-54 minutes

Number of episodes:
10

 

The young King of England, Henry VIII seeks to annul his marriage to first wife Queen Catherine (Kennedy) to marry new love Anne Boleyn (Dormer); starts wars and brokers treaties with various countries; and is led from ploy to ploy by his Cardinal Thomas Wolsey (Neill).

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