The Good Neighbor Review

The Good Neighbour (2016) Movie Review by Stephen McLaughlin

Sean (Keir Gilchrist) who has the technical expertise and the equipment at his disposal thanks to his father’s wealth. Ethan (Logan Miller) is Sean’s friend who has the fortitude and ingenuity and interest in social behaviour.

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Child 44 Review

Child 44 (2015) Movie Review by Stephen McLaughlin

Child 44 is not the movie it could have been. It has the story (based on the best-selling novel by Tom Rob Smith) It has the talent in Hardy, Oldman and Noomi Rapace (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Prometheus) and even supporting actors Jason Clarke (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) and Paddy Considine (Dead Mans Shoes (2004), all the right ingredients are there for a great movie. Unfortunately the movie isn’t engaging enough and the subplot distracts the audience from the main plot about solving a serial killer case.

Hell Or High Water Review

Hell or High Water (2016) Movie Review by John Walsh

A classic cop and robbers tale with a modern twist. Hell or High Water is a pacy, and at times, highly absorbing, neo-western drama from talented Scottish director David Mackenzie. We follow the escapades of two brothers, reunited against the bank that’s threatening to foreclose their families oil rich farm. It’s a simplistic story, that packs a punch, questioning the morality of today’s society, the greed of banks and the human effect of the economic decline in south west Texas.

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