Show Dogs Review: What on Earth did I just watch?

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The best way to sum up the children’s movie Show Dogs is to recount what a couple said to each other once leaving the theatre.  “This was a free movie, right?” Thankfully it was because spending money on this movie might be considered a criminal offence. It is the particular kind of bad that goes beyond merely being a lazy cash-grab. This movie is well and truly mindboggling.Read More

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Review

Coming out at the same time as the Disney juggernaut Infinity War, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is quite the counter-programming. Based on the novel of the same name, the film follows Juliet Ashton (Lily James), a successful but restless author who is tired of writing about trivial stories and wants to find something with meaning. As luck would have it, she receives a letter from the society that gives the movie it’s name. Seeking a break from London at the peak of post-WW2 collapse, she impulsively takes the ferry to Guernsey, where she meets the society and learns about their experiences living under German occupation not so long ago.Read More