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Single All the Way review – Netflix’s first gay Christmas romcom
The streamer’s latest formulaic festive movie is more of the same but with an LGBT twist, competently made but lacking in chemistry

Benjamin Lee

02, Dec, 2021 @8:41 PM

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‘I’ve always been drawn to loners’: Ann Dowd on Aunt Lydia, Mass and playing it mean
From The Handmaid’s Tale to Hereditary, the 65-year-old actor owns malevolence. She talks about her Oscar-tipped role as a school-shooter’s mother in Mass – and why men are more vulnerable than women

Benjamin Lee in New York

26, Nov, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Jane Campion criticises superhero films: ‘I actually hate them’
Oscar-winning writer-director calls superhero adventures ‘so noisy and like ridiculous’ after being asked if she would consider one

Benjamin Lee

17, Nov, 2021 @6:16 PM

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Home Sweet Home Alone review – surprisingly funny festive sequel
Borat co-writer Dan Mazer and a comically adept cast including Ellie Kemper, Kenan Thompson and Rob Delaney, make for a diverting enough retread

Benjamin Lee

12, Nov, 2021 @5:06 PM

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And Just Like That: first trailer for Sex and the City sequel series
The return of the beloved HBO comedy drama will see the friends navigate a brave new world – but Kim Cattrall will not be there

Benjamin Lee

12, Nov, 2021 @2:41 PM

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Love Hard review – Netflix Christmas romcom is easy to like
Nina Dobrev gets catfished in a pleasant, if mostly unoriginal, Christmas comedy

Benjamin Lee

05, Nov, 2021 @3:43 PM

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Eternals banned in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Kuwait after Disney refuses gay cuts – reports
The Marvel adventure has been pulled from Gulf region markets after sources claim the studio refused to remove a same-sex kiss

Benjamin Lee

04, Nov, 2021 @4:43 PM

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Red Notice review – Netflix’s biggest film to date offers little reward
Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot and a spectacularly annoying Ryan Reynolds quip and steal in a disposable, and ludicrously expensive, action comedy

Benjamin Lee

04, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin review – hit series returns with ho-hum horror
The overly derivative new chapter to the low-budget, high-profit horror franchise struggles to justify its existence

Benjamin Lee

29, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Army of Thieves review – fun Netflix prequel swaps horror for more heists
Zack Snyder’s surprisingly effective zombie caper Army of the Dead gets a zippy prequel that follows Matthias Schweighöfer’s unlikely safecracker

Benjamin Lee

28, Oct, 2021 @2:36 PM

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Hypnotic review – schlocky Netflix thriller will send you to sleep
This cheap, deeply silly, film about an evil hypnotherapist relies on too many smart people acting stupidly

Benjamin Lee

27, Oct, 2021 @7:01 AM

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Antlers review – dull, self-serious Del Toro-produced monster movie
A ponderous yet mostly empty creature feature from Crazy Heart director Scott Cooper confuses grimness for substance

Benjamin Lee

26, Oct, 2021 @6:05 AM

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