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[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

[Bede’s MIFF 2018 Audio Reviews #14] Tigers Are Not Afraid, Climax, The Third Murder and The Coming Back Out Ball Movie

[Bede’s MIFF 2018 Audio Reviews #14] Tigers Are Not Afraid, Climax, The Third Murder and The Coming Back Out Ball Movie

TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID, CLIMAX, THE THIRD MURDER and THE COMING BACK OUT BALL MOVIE Welcome to the 14th edition of my 2018 Melbourne International Film Festival (a.k.a. MIFF) audio reviews. In this one, I share my thoughts on the Mexican modern horror/fantasy TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID, controversial director Gaspar Noe’s latest film CLIMAX , director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s courtroom … Continue reading

[Bede’s MIFF 2018 Audio Reviews #13] Hagazussa, Pope Francis: A Man Of His World, Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy and Undertow

[Bede’s MIFF 2018 Audio Reviews #13] Hagazussa, Pope Francis: A Man Of His World, Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy and Undertow

HAGAZUSSA: A HEATHEN’S CURSE, POPE FRANCIS: A MAN OF HIS WORLD, JIMMY BARNES: WORKING CLASS BOY and UNDERTOW Welcome to the 13th edition of my 2018 Melbourne International Film Festival (a.k.a. MIFF) audio reviews. In this one, I share my thoughts on the German period psychological horror film HAGAZUSSA: A HEATHEN’S CURSE, director Wim Wenders’s latest film the … Continue reading