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Review: ‘It’s better to hoodwink people if it makes them smile.’ This message, a key line of dialogue, makes The Greatest Showman the first musical of the Donald Trump era. The narrative arc has impresario and circus owner Phin...

 
 
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Review: I can’t imagine anyone crying out for a reboot of Jumanji the 1995 fantasy film starring Robin Williams as a man castaway in an alternate reality that can only be accessed through a board game. In any case, remaking Wil...

 
 
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The 25th Raindance Film Festival (Vue Leicester Square) kicked off with a splash on 20 September with the UK premiere of Oh Lucy, fresh from its screening at the Toronto Film Festival. There is much to enjoy between now and 1 O...

 
 
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I’m old enough to have gone to the first Raindance Film Festival, back when it was held in a barn – sorry, Planet Hollywood – and they screened Peter Jackson’s Brain Dead to about a dozen people who didn’t know what was about t...

 
 
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Review: There is one sequence in ‘Kong: Skull Island’ that absolutely justifies the price of admission. After a series of ill-advised bombs have been dropped to stir the ecosystem within Skull Island, an uncharted landmass that...

 
 
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[Review] – ‘A Cure for Wellness’

 
 
 
 
 
 
February 26, 2017
 



Review: A Cure for Wellness sets itself up as an urban morality tale without much morality or much of a tale. It is 146 minutes of pure misjudged enterprise, desperately – and I mean desperately – in need of the fantastical to ...