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The Magnitude of All Things — Stronger Than Fiction documentary festival

The Magnitude of All Things — Stronger Than Fiction documentary festival

Review by John P. Harvey. Activist sentiment in averting climate breakdown and ecosystem collapse predominates in The Magnitude of All ...
Eva-Maria — Stronger Than Fiction documentary festival 2021

Eva-Maria — Stronger Than Fiction documentary festival 2021

Review by Michele E. Hawkins. Eva-Maria has reached her early thirties and has decided that she wants to have a ...
Canberra Short Film Festival 2021

Canberra Short Film Festival 2021

Canberra has had its own short-film festival since about 1996.  Since then, founding festival director John Frohlich has nursed it ...
[Film review] Be careful of what you wish for with WONDER WOMAN 1984

[Film review] Be careful of what you wish for with WONDER WOMAN 1984

Review by John P. Harvey The ageless Diana Prince (Gal Gadot) encounters a godly artefact at the Smithsonian in 1984 ...
[Film review] Get your arse to Mars all over again with the TOTAL RECALL 30th-ANNIVERSARY REMASTER

[Film review] Get your arse to Mars all over again with the TOTAL RECALL 30th-ANNIVERSARY REMASTER

Review by John P. Harvey Though he has never taken the opportunity to travel there, for six weeks Douglas Quaid ...
[Film review] Is there such a thing as an HONEST THIEF? If anyone knows, it's Liam Neeson

[Film review] Is there such a thing as an HONEST THIEF? If anyone knows, it’s Liam Neeson

Review by John P. Harvey In Honest Thief, Liam Neeson stars as Tom Doyle, a man who has pulled off ...
[Film review] Johnny Depp and Forest Whitaker clash in real-life tale CITY OF LIES

[Film review] Johnny Depp and Forest Whitaker clash in real-life tale CITY OF LIES

Review by John P. Harvey In City of Lies, Johnny Depp plays the real-life Russell Poole, an LAPD detective who ...
[Film review] Searching for inner peace? Documentary CHASING THE PRESENT provides many answers

[Film review] Searching for inner peace? Documentary CHASING THE PRESENT provides many answers

Review by John P. Harvey When James Sebastiano was 16, his girlfriend died of an overdose of LSD. Sebastiano’s response ...
[Film review] Does the fourth adaptation of THE SECRET GARDEN contain enough flora, fauna, and Firth to satisfy?

[Film review] Does the fourth adaptation of THE SECRET GARDEN contain enough flora, fauna, and Firth to satisfy?

Review by John P. Harvey This 2020 film adaptation (the fourth) of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s novel — first published in ...
[Film review] Poor behaviour and bad faith do not a happy relationship make in AFTER WE COLLIDED

[Film review] Poor behaviour and bad faith do not a happy relationship make in AFTER WE COLLIDED

Review by John P. Harvey After We Collided follows After (2019, on the basis of a 2014 novel by Anna ...