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  # 1453345 19-Dec-2015 09:05
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gehenna:
freitasm:

Sure. And what's the alternative? 



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  # 1453417 19-Dec-2015 11:01
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I was going to post exactly the same review for Star Wars. Don't want to risk spoilers by saying anything specific. Just watch it. You won't be disappointed.

 
 
 
 


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  # 1453429 19-Dec-2015 11:29
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Lizard1977: I was going to post exactly the same review for Star Wars. Don't want to risk spoilers by saying anything specific. Just watch it. You won't be disappointed.


As a Starwars fan 9/10,
for its target audience (10-15 year old boys) 10/10.
I have started a Episode VII thread inclusive of spoilers, so everyone can let rip there without spoiling anybody else's day.




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  # 1453454 19-Dec-2015 12:37
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Saw Star Wars 7/10.  but im not a fan i have only seen the original trilogy once and not seen the second trilogy . It was much like the original star wars in plot but with better effects. Son loved it but he is a fan.




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  # 1453622 19-Dec-2015 18:50
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Star Wars 6/10.

Too many inconsistencies and a remarkable lack of original thinking.





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  # 1453980 20-Dec-2015 17:49
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Watched Paranormal Activity The Ghost Dimension last night. Pretty much same as all the rest so if you like the others or even just ghost / haunting type movies then it's not too bad.

Also if you have not seen any of the others it won't hinder you from knowing what's going on.

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  # 1455650 22-Dec-2015 20:36
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Star Wars The Force Awakens

4/10

Gets very close of Ep.1 for the title of being the worst SW movie of all time.
Pros:
- Characters  of Rey and Han Solo work nicely
- CGI is spectacular.

Cons:
- Most of the cast is charismatic as a dead fish
- Bad guys are as evil as Justin Bieber
- Story recycles ridiculous amount of story from New Hope
- Dialog is embarrassingly bad and there's very little of it





 
 
 
 


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  # 1455728 22-Dec-2015 23:38
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MagicSquirrel:
- Story recycles ridiculous amount of story from New Hope

This I agree with however I believe it could also be thought of as a tribute to the original trilogy so don't let this put you off. This is a jaw-droppingly beautiful movie that brings back the magic behind Star Wars universe. It is well shot and the new characters they have introduced will carry the story well throughout the sequels. I personally can't wait for Episode VIII.

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  # 1455760 23-Dec-2015 07:17
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Star Wars   9/10  very entertaining, good see old characters back, incl the millennium falcon.

Sicario     9/10  if you have ever watched The Bridge tv series, this is similar except all rolled up into 2 hours.  Once again I enjoyed it.

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  # 1456040 23-Dec-2015 15:18
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Creed. I can see why Stallone is going to be up for best supporting actor.

I'm a huge fan of "Rocky".

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  # 1456093 23-Dec-2015 15:57
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Star Wars  - TFA

10/10...the best Star Wars movie by far, in my opinion.
Great way to do a reboot - just create a sequel that repeats and includes some old characters and themes to tie it in.


Also saw a great movie about a journalist who lifted the lid on the Nicaraguan Contras support via drugs CIA scandal in the 80's/90's.

Kill The Messenger

Starring Jeremy Renner, it's a slow burner, with a great premise and to be honest, left me wondering why I hadn't heard this journo's story before.

It's a little biased (as it's based on his book), but does make for some thought provocation and some speculation into the following years after this story...

7/10





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  # 1456271 23-Dec-2015 20:39
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Star Wars. Excellent. 3D conversion was well done. Many minor and major failures but overall worthy of the original movie with similar crappy and cheesy acting. Overall my inner child gives it 9/10 and cannot wait for the next one. But I will see this several more times first..

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  # 1458791 29-Dec-2015 22:32
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"The Walk" - based on the true story of Philippe Petit and his high wire walk between the the twin Towers of the World Trade Centre in the early 70's. 9 out of 10 for the feeling of anxiety alone (even though my mind is saying this is all computer generated). I heard stories of people feeling very nauseous watching the 3D version and I can certainly understand why.

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  # 1458795 29-Dec-2015 22:41
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Spotlight

9
/10 (only reduced by 1 due to michael keaton playing a newspaper section editor but typed on a keyboard grandma style with each pointed index finger only).....would like if you also liked, zodiac.




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