The Popcorn Muncher Podcast: Episode 128 – “This is like the Batman Begins of Robin Hood”

Reviews on this week’s podcast of the odd satire Assassination Nation, The Girl in the Spider’s Web and the latest take on Robin Hood.

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LFF 2018 – Roma, Beautiful Boy, The Hummingbird Project

LFF continues with Alfonso Cuarón’s beautiful drama Roma and the intense addiction story Beautiful Boy, starring Timothée Chalamet.

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News Round-up – Star Wars spin-offs on hold, Black Widow directors, Creed 2 trailer and more

Lucasfilm is putting a pin in the Star Wars spin-offs for a while and Marvel is eyeing female filmmakers for Black Widow.

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Top 10: Sequels that were better than the original

Sometimes, the unthinkable happens and sequels are better than the original films. Here are ten of the best examples.

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2014 Oscars: A final go at predicting the winners

  I’ve written a lot about the 2014 Oscars on this blog and elsewhere. Last week, eight guest contributors joined

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2014 Oscars: The Big Best Picture Row

A team of guest posters argue that each of the nominated films should win the coveted Best Picture award at the 2014 Oscars.

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2014 Oscars: Predicting the Academy Award nominations

The Popcorn Muncher starts coverage of the 2014 Oscars by predicting the nominations for this year’s Academy Awards ceremony.

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Review of 2013: 20 best films of the year

The Popcorn Muncher’s Review of 2013 continues with the 20 best films of 2013, including a beautiful outer space masterpiece and Nick Frost wielding a bar stool.

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Top 20: Films to watch for the 2014 Oscars season – Part 4 (5-1)

As the year draws to an end, the 2014 Oscars are almost upon us. Over recent weeks, I have been

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