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Reviews and entertainment articles by Dave Simpson

The park is gone – a Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom review

The park is gone…and so is the charm of the Jurassic Park franchise. Following what I found to be an absorbingly fun and vivifying fourth film from director Colin Trevorrow in … Continue reading

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Solo: A Spoiler Free Review

Considering Star Wars is my greatest and most enduring obsession when it comes to fandom and Han Solo is not just my favourite film character of all time, he’s my … Continue reading

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Star Wars: Last Shot (A Han and Lando Novel) – book review

Continuing my tradition of talking about the tie-in material in the run up to the release of a new Star Wars movie, I’m now going to discuss Solo companion novel, … Continue reading

May 24, 2018 · 1 Comment

Does Deadpool 2 deliver? – a spoiler free review

Ryan Reynolds reprises his role as the irreverent Wade Wilson for a sequel that sees the sassy merc with a mouth meddling with the machinations of a mysterious assassin from … Continue reading

May 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Avengers: Infinity War – a spoiler free review

Earth’s mightiest heroes reunite on the big screen for the first time since kicking the crap out of each other two years ago to attempt to take down the much-hyped … Continue reading

April 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

Tomb Raider (2018) – review

Video game legend Lara Croft returns to theatres for the first time in fifteen years as Swedish actress Alicia Vikander steps into the shoes of the so-called tomb raider to … Continue reading

March 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Marvel’s latest triumph – a Black Panther review

Another year, another profusion of superhero films, and Marvel’s slate for 2018 is certainly off to a strong start with the highly-anticipated eighteenth instalment in the iconic comic book company’s … Continue reading

February 19, 2018 · Leave a comment