August 2014

We Are the Best! REVIEW

You will walk out of We Are the Best! feeling like a giant balloon is swelling in your chest. The film is a delightful and captivating story of what it’s like to be young. Swedish director Lukas Moodysson (Lilya 4-eva, Mammoth) has yet again proven himself to be an accomplished and versatile filmmaker. His works are each deeply powerful […]

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Doctor Who “Deep Breath” REVIEW: Season 8 Pilot

Slight spoilers ahead for those who have yet to see the premiere episode: The long-awaited first episode of Doctor Who‘s eighth series finally aired, with Doctor Peter Capaldi making his highly anticipated debut as the 12th titular Time Lord. Penned as usual by showrunner Stephen Moffat (Sherlock), the feature-length episode entitled ‘Deep Breath’ featured the usually

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Rabii Tounes REVIEW

Under a starry sky, sitting in the old theatre, the lights went out, and Richard Strauss’ “Also Sprach Zarathustra” quickly wrapped us with its shivering halo. Followed by the national anthem of Tunisia, the film finally opened its doors, letting us discover the first fiction inspired by the events that occurred between December 2010, and

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As the writer behind the Taken franchise, I shouldn’t have doubted the level of absurdity French director Luc Besson was capable of. Luckily, modern screen siren Scarlett Johansson (The Girl with the Pearl Earring, The Avengers) spearheads this existential escapade as the titular Lucy, a woman accidentally transformed into a superhuman. Whilst in Taiwan studying,

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