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Review: Incredibles 2

Incredibles 2 wasn’t designed to blow away our expectations, but to affirm everything we enjoyed from the first movie. It’s cute, fun and exciting, but it’s also wholly disappointing.

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Review: Avengers: Infinity War

Despite my familiarity with the MCU, the sheer breadth of Infinity War makes it impossible to get emotionally invested in the story.

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Review: Black Panther

Like all big-budget studio tent-poles, Black Panther is still trashy entertainment made for a mass audience. But in spite of the stakes surrounding its success, I am thoroughly impressed by its ambition.

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Review: The Lego Batman Movie

With its childish whimsy and playful meta-humour, Lego Batman is absolutely hilarious, and is easily my favourite animated movie of the year.

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Review: Thor: Ragnarok

Marvel. The word itself inspires a sense of awe and wonder, signifying something that is both challenging and intriguing. But awe alone is not enough to carry a superhero movie; just look at Batman v. Superman. For Marvel Studios, the success

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Review: Spider-Man: Homecoming

It’s still surprising to think about it: Spider-Man has been rebooted three times now. Three. Despite being in movies for only fifteen years, it feels as though Spider-Man has been web-slinging for a lot longer than that. Next to Batman

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Review: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

Like plenty of others around my age, I grew up reading Captain Underpants. In many ways, Captain Underpants was a book designed for ten-year-olds. It was fast-paced, interactive, and best of all, it had a whole lot of toilet humour.

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