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[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 ...
[Film review] AN AMERICAN PICKLE: "I'm seeing double here... FOUR Rogens!"

[Film review] AN AMERICAN PICKLE: “I’m seeing double here… FOUR Rogens!”

Review by John P. Harvey The name Seth Rogen may not bring to the minds of many an impression of ...
[Film Review] A slow burning thrill ride with luxurious landscapes and spellbinding practical effects? That's gotta be "Tenet"!

[Film Review] A slow burning thrill ride with luxurious landscapes and spellbinding practical effects? That’s gotta be “Tenet”!

Review by Andrew Myers Christopher Nolan’s movies are always shrouded in mystery of what the narrative is about so I, ...
[Film review] Sumptuous views of the Italian countryside and clunky romance await with 'Made in Italy'

[Film review] Sumptuous views of the Italian countryside and clunky romance await with ‘Made in Italy’

Review by John P. Harvey A famous painter, Robert (Liam Neeson), and his young son, Jack (Neeson’s real-life son, Micheál ...
Win one of 10 double passes to Hope Gap starring Annette Bening and Bill Nighy

Win one of 10 double passes to Hope Gap starring Annette Bening and Bill Nighy

Grace (Annette Bening) and Edward (Bill Nighy), married for 29 years, live in a small seaside town near a cove ...
A Lovecraftian film with gloop ahoy and an unhinged Nicolas Cage? 'Color Out Of Space' me up!

A Lovecraftian film with gloop ahoy and an unhinged Nicolas Cage? ‘Color Out Of Space’ me up!

What is a “Lovecraftian” film? Not being an expert on the works of the before-his-time author HP Lovecraft, and yet ...
Documentary 'For Sama' immerses the viewer into the war experience in Syria in an empathetic fashion

Documentary ‘For Sama’ immerses the viewer into the war experience in Syria in an empathetic fashion

Journalist Waad al-Kateab was an economics student at Aleppo University at the start of the 2011 war President Assad waged ...