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Reviews and entertainment articles by Dave Simpson

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Blade Runner 2049 – a spoiler free review

The last time I wrote about Blade Runner, I was sitting in a room with several hundred other English undergrads answering an exam question about how Ridley Scott’s iconic cult … Continue reading

October 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Kingsman: The Golden Circle – a spoiler free review

Kingsman: The Secret Service was, without a doubt, one of the most pleasant cinematic surprises of 2015. Based on the comic series by Scottish writer Mark Millar, the Matthew Vaughn-directed … Continue reading

September 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Star Wars: Discussing Inferno Squad and the state of the expanded universe in 2017

The biggest event on this year’s Star Wars calendar may be the release of The Last Jedi in December, but that doesn’t mean that fans have been starved of new … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Spider-Man: Homecoming – a spoiler free review

Everybody’s favourite web-slinger has had something of a tough time on the big screen over the past ten years or so. After dancing his way into the bad books of … Continue reading

July 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

Wonder Woman – a spoiler free review

It’s hard to believe that a character as iconic as Wonder Woman has never had her own movie before now, especially since DC has seen fit to forge films for … Continue reading

June 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Guardian of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – a spoiler free review

With so many people eagerly awaiting the return of the Guardians and a couple of captivating trailers doing the rounds for Spider-Man and Thor, it looked like the bigwigs at … Continue reading

May 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Fate of the Furious – movie review

Even though I’ve been an avid fan of The Fast and the Furious since before the release of its first pun-tastically titled sequel in 2003, I really wasn’t all that … Continue reading

April 20, 2017 · 1 Comment