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More than just a lone superhero – Captain America Civil War

In a break of tradition from the normal superhero movies, where one man carried the whole plot all by himself, Captain America Civil War brought in almost the full force of the Avengers. Except for Thor, who had gone back to defend his kingdom, and The Hulk, who had decided to retire from the force,… Continue reading More than just a lone superhero – Captain America Civil War

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The Jungle Book – a nice remake of a classic story

It took quite some time, more than half a century, for this classic cartoon to turn into a feature movie, but it is quite worth the wait. Disney continue the path of conversion that they started some time ago with Cinderella, and they have been quite successful so far. At the helm of the talented… Continue reading The Jungle Book – a nice remake of a classic story

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Allegiant – A nice divergence from the book

First of all, credit must be given to the script writers for coming up with a gripping plot that can be followed easily even for those who have never read the book before. Besides, they should be given credit for diverging from the original book, which was less than perfect and considered quite underperforming by… Continue reading Allegiant – A nice divergence from the book

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The Blacklist season 3 is back

Yes, finally it’s back. After a quite long hiatus, the crime series is coming back onscreen again. It ┬ámay be due to the fact that the lead actress, Megan Boone, has just given birth to her baby girl, and needs to take some time off work, or just simply due to the fact that the… Continue reading The Blacklist season 3 is back

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The Revenant – A long and intense journey

First of all, congratulations, Leo. Finally, you can get hold of an Oscar, and you really deserve it. You are an incredible actor who’s been churning out many good movies, and your acceptance speech is simply awesome. Who knows, this may open the flood gate, and lead to more awards for you in the future.… Continue reading The Revenant – A long and intense journey

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The Danish Girl – A beautiful movie, with a Soul

  If you only have enough time to watch 12 movies this year (assuming one movie a month on average), then make sure this is one of them. It may not be a classic yet, but it’s definitely worth watching, and a deep, soulful, touching and beautiful movie. And Eddie Redmayne has done it again.… Continue reading The Danish Girl – A beautiful movie, with a Soul

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The Blacklist Season 3 – Mr Gregory Devry

I can say that this is one of the best episode of The Blacklist that I have watched so far. The plot is rich and hard to guess, the performance credible, and the level of complication was simply through the roof. Kudos to the team for pulling off another amazing episode again. I was kept… Continue reading The Blacklist Season 3 – Mr Gregory Devry