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  • Star Trek Beyond

    Star Trek Beyond


    Visually stunning with vibrant colors, immersive cinematography and stellar CGI. The action sequences are also some of the very best in the franchise.

    I can't say I care for much else in this film. Nothing is done particularly badly, but as a casual fan of Star Trek there was nothing here to really engage me in the characters or story.

  • Toy Story

    Toy Story


    It may look very dated by today's standards, but there is no denying how revolutionary Toy Story was in terms of developing CG animation and in announcing Pixar as a studio to be reckoned with. The concept is genius and the humor really lands, making it a very enjoyable film.

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  • The Aviator

    The Aviator


    In the hands of a director such as Spielberg, The Aviator, in my opinion, would have most likely been fundamentally more well-rounded but ultimately safe and predictable.

    Scorsese, paired with the always excellent Thelma Schoonmaker (editor), allows you to really delve into Howard Hughes' mental state whilst giving the film a large scope and theatricality. Cate Blanchett is an absolute delight and Leonardo DiCaprio gives a fully trans-formative performance.

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    The Grand Budapest Hotel


    Simply brilliant film-making by a simply brilliant director.