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Top 10 Films Of 2016.
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Top 10 Films Of 2016.

Yes, it’s that time of year. Time for a look back over the past selection of movies, and to try creating some kind of worth list of recommendations. Other Flickfeasters will have different choices, of course, but these are mine. Not quite making the list, but very good nonetheless, were […]

Top 10 Superhero Movies . . . . *
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Top 10 Superhero Movies . . . . *

. . . . *that didn’t come from Marvel or DC. It seems like barely a week goes by without us receiving news of more projects from Marvel and DC (right now you’ve probably been hearing plenty of juicy titbits from another successful Comic-Con, you’ve already been subjected to the […]

CANNES 2016 – The Watchlist
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CANNES 2016 – The Watchlist

France may be famous for its fine cuisine, but there’s nothing more appetising when heading to the Croisette than tucking in to the various tasty treats hidden away within the Film Festival programme. In both critical and commercial fields, Cannes is an essential date in the cinematic calendar; a perfect […]

Black Cinema that woke up America
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Black Cinema that woke up America

Black cinema has truly made its mark in pop culture. The talent of African American’s are superb and sublime. The early 70’s created the Blaxploitation genre where African American’s were evolving to higher ground post the Vietnam War. African American’s were angry, understandably, considering their troubled past of prejudice, and […]

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Top Ten Original Music Soundtracks

#10 American Beauty (1999) Thomas Newman’s minimalist soundtrack sounds exactly how I imagine walking around suburban America feels. He brings out the creepy, artificial nature of what was meant to be a utopia with perfect alignment to the content of the film. We scandalously follow every move Kevin Spacey makes […]

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Top Ten: Marvel Cinematic Universe

For the last six years, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has become a blockbuster staple in the film calendar.  Since 2008’s Iron Man, the franchise has gone from strength to strength and, in becoming the second highest-grossing film franchise behind the Harry Potter series, it has recaptured the hearts of comic […]

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Top 10 Harold Ramis Movies

Harold Ramis passed away on the 24th of last month and, while he only directed about a dozen movies, his contribution to comedy over the past few decades shouldn’t be underestimated. As a director, writer, actor and producer, he never stopped supplying the laughs. Okay, not everyone laughed at Year […]

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Top 10 Michael Redgrave Films

While working with some of the biggest directors and actors in the business, British actor Michael Redgrave, is perhaps someone more overlooked than he should be.  Indeed, his roles and acting style represent a wealth of British acting traits, brought largely from the stage tradition that is so esteemed and […]