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[Review] Child’s Play (2019) by Bede Jermyn

[Review] Child’s Play (2019) by Bede Jermyn

If you ask any horror fan to name some of the greatest and most recognisable horror villains of all time, there’s no doubt that one of them would definitely be the evil foul-mouthed serial killing doll Chucky. After making his first appearance in the hit classic ’80s supernatural slasher horror film CHILD’S PLAY, Chucky (voiced … Continue reading

[Review] Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019)

[Review] Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019)

Pokémon has a very long history, created in 1995 Satoshi Tajiri it was a game released on the Nintendo Game Boy as Pokémon Red and Pokémon Blue (Originally Red and Green) in 1996. To say the game took the world by storm is an understatement, it spawned books, trading cards (original cards in good condition … Continue reading

[Review] Cold Pursuit (2019) by Bede Jermyn

[Review] Cold Pursuit (2019) by Bede Jermyn

Even though it only happens every now and again, it’s always very interesting when a filmmaker decides to do a remake one of their own films. There’s many different reasons why this does happen: 1. the filmmaker wasn’t happy with the original version of the film so they felt that they could improve upon it … Continue reading

[Review] Creed II (2018) by Bede Jermyn

[Review] Creed II (2018) by Bede Jermyn

I think that it was pretty much a given that when the ROCKY spin-off film CREED was first announced back in 2015, there was a lot of scepticism towards it. After ROCKY star/creator Sylvester Stallone brought the franchise to a fitting and satisfying end with the well-received final entry ROCKY BALBOA back in 2006, everyone … Continue reading

[Audio Review] Jirga (2018) by Bede Jermyn

[Audio Review] Jirga (2018) by Bede Jermyn

 Back in 2009 Australian writer/director Benjamin Gilmour released his debut film SON OF A LION, a Pakistani set family drama that won a lot raves from both audiences and critics when it many film festivals all over the world. After a detour to documentary genre with the 2012 PARAMEDICO, Gilomour is back with his long … Continue reading

[Bede’s MIFF 2018 Audio Reviews #15] Mandy, Behind The Curve, The Eyes Of Orson Welles and Ash Is Purest White

[Bede’s MIFF 2018 Audio Reviews #15] Mandy, Behind The Curve, The Eyes Of Orson Welles and Ash Is Purest White

MANDY, BEHIND THE CURVE, THE EYES OF ORSON WELLES and ASH IS PUREST WHITE Welcome to the 15th and final edition of my 2018 Melbourne International Film Festival (a.k.a. MIFF) audio reviews. In this very last one, I share my thoughts on the Nicolas Cage starring psychedelic action/horror film MANDY, the documentary on the Flat Earth Theory movement … Continue reading