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    The Boys Season 2 (Amazon) TV Show Review

    by Tom Davies
    The Boys Season 2 (Amazon) TV Show Review
    Amazon's adaptation of Garth Ennis's iconoclastic comic series returns this week with a triple bill of its hilarious, disgusting and hilariously disgusting superhero pastiche.  
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  • Movies & TV Article

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    What's new on Amazon Prime Video UK for September 2020

    by Andy Bassett
    What's new on Amazon Prime Video UK for September 2020
    September hoves into view and TV fans right across the UK might feel that a few good streaming binge sessions of some brand new content will help ease them into autumn. So, what does Amazon Prime UK have to offer?  
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    Ava Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Ava Movie Review
    Jessica Chastain slums it in 2020's answer to Luc Besson's Anna, this week's 4K premium rental of choice - mostly because there is nothing else - if you don't want to risk going out to see Tenet.  
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    One Night in Bangkok Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    One Night in Bangkok Movie Review
    The legendary Mark "Crying Freeman" Dacascos capitalises on his belated big break in John Wick 3 with this committed, small-scale indie take on Cruise's Collateral.  
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    Stargirl Season 1 (Amazon) TV Show Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Stargirl Season 1 (Amazon) TV Show Review
    So did we really need another superhero TV show? This time introducing acrobatic teen Stargirl and the Z-list Justice Society of America? Well, regardless, we've got one, but the real surprise is that it's actually pretty damn good.  
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    Sputnik Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Sputnik Movie Review
    Conveniently sharing the name with Russia's recently announced Covid vaccine, Sputnik may actually be one of those rare movies which will benefit from a delayed release, and is an impressively atmospheric indie debut.  
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  • Movies & TV News

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    Has Amazon Prime Video dropped Dolby Atmos?

    by Andy Bassett
    Has Amazon Prime Video dropped Dolby Atmos?
    Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision might not be particularly prevalent on the Prime Video service but could they disappear for good?  
  • Movies & TV Review

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    Deep Blue Sea 3 Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Deep Blue Sea 3 Movie Review
    Forget Deep Blue Sea 2 - if you'd even heard about it - this third entry is a much more watchable effort even if it's still quintessentially DTV, and is available in a cheap digital triple-pack with the fun 20-year-old original.  
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  • Movies & TV Article

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    What's New on Amazon Prime Video UK for August 2020

    by Andy Bassett
    What's New on Amazon Prime Video UK for August 2020
    Updated 4th August: This month is a bit leaner in terms of Amazon Originals but some decent films and live sport might just catch your eye.  
  • Movies & TV Review

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    Saint Frances Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Saint Frances Movie Review
    Gifted a last minute PVOD reprieve, this year's answer to The Florida Project now gets a full theatrical window, an impressive slice of honest drama, tackling weighty issues with a breezy attitude that belies its depth of understanding.  
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    How to Build a Girl (Amazon) Movie Review

    by Kumari Tilakawardane
    How to Build a Girl (Amazon) Movie Review
    Amazon's latest, How to Build a Girl, is a truly fun watch, expertly told and beautifully acted.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Doom Patrol (Starz) Season 2 TV Show Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Doom Patrol (Starz) Season 2 TV Show Review
    A jewel in the overstuffed superhero genre, the mad misfit drama Doom Patrol returns for another great season of weird and wacky adventures.  
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  • Movies & TV News

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    Movies preferred to TV shows during lockdown in UK

    by Andy Bassett
    Movies preferred to TV shows during lockdown in UK
    A wide ranging survey has revealed certain UK viewer’s habits during lockdown and it’s good news for Disney+ and movies in general, with some surprises topping the 'most anticipated' lists going forward.  
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    A Century of Cinema on Amazon and BFI Player (1970-2020)

    by Tom Davies
    A Century of Cinema on Amazon and BFI Player (1970-2020)
    Welcome back to this trawl through some of the essentials of cinema history available through BFI Player and Amazon Prime. You can't wait to tell me what I've missed this time!  
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    P-Valley (Starz) Season 1 Premiere TV Show Review

    by Cas Harlow
    P-Valley (Starz) Season 1 Premiere TV Show Review
    More Hustlers than Showgirls, Starz's P-Valley forges a compelling look at the trials and tribulations of some Mississippi Delta strippers.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Finding the Way Back Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Finding the Way Back Movie Review
    Gavin 'Warrior' O'Connor reunites with his The Accountant star Ben Affleck, who provides a career-high Wrestler-esque personal performance about destructive alcoholism.  
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    Hanna Season 2 (Amazon Prime) TV Show Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Hanna Season 2 (Amazon Prime) TV Show Review
    Amazon's TV series reboot of Hanna enters its sophomore year, but can it find its own raison d'être now the original film's story has been rinsed?  
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    What's New on Amazon Prime Video UK for July 2020

    by Andy Bassett
    What's New on Amazon Prime Video UK for July 2020
    UPDATED with further UK specific movies. Amazon Prime Video UK lines up its selection of summer fare for those still happy to ‘holiday from home’ with Hanna season two getting things started with a bang!  
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    Irresistible Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Irresistible Movie Review
    Steve Carell's latest political satire goes straight to premium rental.  
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  • Movies & TV Article

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    A Century of Cinema on Amazon and BFI Player (1920-1970)

    by Tom Davies
    A Century of Cinema on Amazon and BFI Player (1920-1970)
    The BFI continues to curate an outstanding catalogue of some of the most important films over the last 100 years. Let's have a look at a few of them.  
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    Amazon's 7500 Movie Review

    by Tom Davies
    Amazon's 7500 Movie Review
    Joseph Gordon Levitt attempts to prevent both a plane and a film from crashing and burning in Amazon’s latest original movie.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    The Personal History of David Copperfield Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    The Personal History of David Copperfield Movie Review
    Armando Iannucci delivers another acquired taste of a production, turning his hand to the near-autobiographical Charles Dickens work and putting his own inimitable spin on it.  
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  • Movies & TV Article

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    What's new on Amazon Prime Video UK for June 2020

    by Andy Bassett
    What's new on Amazon Prime Video UK for June 2020
    Amazon Prime Video UK finally brings Alex Rider to TV after 2006’s Stormbreaker, there’s the Back To The Future Trilogy and a new season of This is Us for June 2020 and that's just the start.  
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    Amazon's The Vast of Night Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Amazon's The Vast of Night Movie Review
    This indie directorial debut is a welcome throwback to The Twilight Zone and early era Spielberg, working some serious magic to turn its less-than-a-million-dollars budget into a surprise gem.  
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    Amazon's Alex Rider Season 1 Review

    by Kumari Tilakawardane
    Amazon's Alex Rider Season 1 Review
    Two decades after the release of Stormbreaker, the first in Anthony Horowitz’s smash hit book series, teenage hero Alex Rider is getting a new on-screen image courtesy of Amazon.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    The Fanatic Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    The Fanatic Movie Review
    John Travolta puts in an admirably engaged performance, dabbling with both autistic and obsessive traits, however, The Fanatic never really reaches boiling point with its uninspired study on toxic fandom.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Underwater Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Underwater Movie Review
    The increasingly impressive Kristen Stewart turns in a perfectly entertaining little B-movie riff on Pitch Black meets The Abyss.  
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  • TV News

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    Samsung 2020 TV app lineup upgraded

    by Andy Bassett
    Samsung 2020 TV app lineup upgraded
    Samsung’s 2020 UK TV lineup now features an upgraded range of app offerings to cover all the live, catch up and streaming TV you might ever want to watch.  
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    Amazon's Little Fires Everywhere Season 1 TV Show Review

    by Kumari Tilakawardane
    Amazon's Little Fires Everywhere Season 1 TV Show Review
    Perfectly timed if it feels as though you’ve burned your way through everything else on streaming services during the hundreds of weeks of lockdown we’ve already had, Little Fires Everywhere stars Kerry Washington and Reese Witherspoon and is based on Celeste Ng’s 2017 bestseller.  
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    Amazon's Homecoming Season 2 TV Show Review

    by Kumari Tilakawardane
    Amazon's Homecoming Season 2 TV Show Review
    Can Kyle Patrick Alvarez's sophomore year of Amazon's Homecoming live up to Sam "Mr Robot" Esmail's impressive first season?  
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  • Movies & TV Thread

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    Should we be watching more international films and TV shows?

    by Andy Bassett
    Should we be watching more international films and TV shows?
    With increasing numbers of quality global film and TV productions, should we be making an effort to broaden our viewing habits beyond just English language content? After all, visual storytelling is a universal medium. Let us know if you enjoy content that's not in your native language and if not, why not?  
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    What's new on Amazon Prime Video UK for May 2020

    by Andy Bassett
    What's new on Amazon Prime Video UK for May 2020
    Moving into May, Amazon Prime Video sees the addition of new satirical fantasy series Upload, Homecoming season 2, Reece Witherspoon's new project Little Fires Everywhere and documentary series The Last Narc. Plus there's a smorgasbord of movies including rare outings for The Final Countdown and Top Secret!  
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    Top 10 Amazon Prime Guilty Pleasure Action Movies

    by Cas Harlow
    Top 10 Amazon Prime Guilty Pleasure Action Movies
    Amazon Prime don't quite have the quantity of original content that Netflix promotes, but there are a fair few action movie guilty pleasures to be found from trawling their ever-changing catalogue titles.  
  • Movies & TV Review

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    Amazon Prime's My Spy Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Amazon Prime's My Spy Movie Review
    A surprise last-minute 4K entry to the "Amazon Original" banner, Dave Bautista's My Spy proves a light but surprisingly fun and funny ode to Arnie's Kindergarten Cop that enjoys plenty of hilarious film references.  
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  • Movies & TV Article

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    Top 10 Horror Movie Classics on Amazon's Shudder

    by Tom Davies
    Top 10 Horror Movie Classics on Amazon's Shudder
    Shudder is available on a 30-day free trial. So, now that you’ve exhausted our Starz recommendations from last month, it would seem to be the perfect time to switch your trial add-on.  
  • Movies & TV Review

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    Sea Fever Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Sea Fever Movie Review
    Irish Independent Cinema takes a shot at The Thing meets The Abyss in a surprisingly effective small scale horror that, remarkably, resonates rather strikingly during the current pandemic.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Amazon Prime's Upload Season 1 TV Show Review

    by Tom Davies
    Amazon Prime's Upload Season 1 TV Show Review
    Amazon provides its own answer to Black Mirror's question: What if technology... but bad? And struggles to justify its own afterlife.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Jojo Rabbit Movie Review

    by Kumari Tilakawardane
    Jojo Rabbit Movie Review
    Available now on Digital, Jojo Rabbit is easy to watch, light-hearted and whimsically enjoyable – perhaps a first for films about genocidal regimes.  
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    Spies in Disguise Film Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Spies in Disguise Film Review
    Will Smith and Tom Holland are on great form in this hilarious and action-packed animated spy caper from Ice Age's Blue Sky Studios, that's worth a look on its digital release.  
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  • Hi-Fi Article

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    Social Distancing, Music and You; A Concert for One

    by Ed Selley
    Social Distancing, Music and You; A Concert for One
    We’ve taken a look at film and TV to see you through lock down, now it’s the turn of music to play its role.  

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