“Do androids dream of electric sheep?” It’s a question for the sci-fi ages, one that continually earns mileage in the genre as the concept of artificial beings having their own feelings is something often explored. One of the greatest examples of a film questioning this notion is arguably Ridley Scott’s 1982 neo-noir effort ‘Blade Runner’, …

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Every bit as irreverent and non-sensical as the fellow titles in the Lego cinematic universe – ‘The Lego Movie’ and ‘The Lego Batman Movie’ – ‘The Lego Ninjago Movie’ is a ludicrous but still suitably funny outing that’s light on coherence and heavy on heart. Adopting a mentality that pokes fun at both kung-fu movies …

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Spanish Film Festival 2016 at Palace Cinemas in Brisbane

From April 19 to May 8, Palace Cinemas will play host to the 2016 Spanish Film Festival where the best of Spain’s cinematic artistry will be on display for all to see. Bound to stir all emotions with its catalogue of drama, thrills, comedy and romance, this year’s festival promises to out-do its predecessor in …

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Rated: MA Following his rather visionary debut ‘District 9’, director Neil Blomkamp seemed poised to be the next great director in the science fiction field. When follow-up outing ‘Elysium’ failed to ignite the masses in a similar fashion, the tide slowly started to turn on Blomkamp and all eyes were fixed on his third go-around …

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Rated: MA Seeped in an 80’s atmosphere, and reminiscent of early Scorsese, ‘A Most Violent Year’ is a slow burn of a movie, one that keeps its audience taught with tension and unsure of when to breathe a sigh of relief.  Set in 1981 New York City, statistically known as one of the most violent …

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Rated PG Life, death and family; the three seem to co-exist quite frequently when put together onscreen, and ‘What We Did On Our Holiday’ is no exception.  Wonderfully British and ever-so-bittersweet, this comedy of errors focuses on separated couple Abi and Doug (Rosamund Pike and David Tennant), whose current relationship woes need little explaining with …

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