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Review: Sicario 2: Day of the Soldado – A good, unnecessary sequel, back to scary Mexico

Benicio Del Toro and Isabela Moner in SICARIO: Day of the Soldado

Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) Movie review In this sequel of the 2015 crime thriller Sicario, Day of the Soldado sees the return of black ops mercenaries Matt Graver (Josh Brolin) and Alejandro Gillick (Benicio del Toro) as they are hired by the United States government to kidnap a drug lord’s daughter, Isabel Reyes (Isabela …

Review: Ocean’s 8 – More tolerable than the Ghostbusters reboot

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Ocean’s 8 (2018) Movie review Directed and co-written by Gary Ross (The Hunger Games, Seabiscuit), Ocean’s 8 is a spin-off of Steven Soderbergh’s Ocean’s trilogy (2001 – 2007) which seems more like an all-female, soft-reboot of the series. The plot follows Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock), the sister of the original’s character Danny (George Clooney), who …

Review: Deadpool 2 — Another fun, hilarious ride with plenty of surprises

Deadpool 2 (2018) Movie review Directed by David Leitch (Atomic Blonde, John Wick) and screenwritten Rhett Reese (Life, Deadpool), Paul Wernick (Life, Deadpool) and Ryan Reynolds (Deadpool, Green Lantern), who reprises his role as the titular anti-hero, Deadpool 2 is a sequel to the successful 2016 first film which helped prove R-rated superhero films could …

Review: Ready Player One — A simple but extremely fun ride for pop culture fans

Ready Player One (2018) Movie review Directed and co-produced by three-time Oscar winner Steven Spielberg (Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, Saving Private Ryan), and screenwritten by Zak Penn (The Incredible Hulk, X-Men: The Last Stand) and Ernest Cline (Fanboy), Ready Player One is based on Cline’s 2011 novel set in the year 2044 where majority of …