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Lost Daughter

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The Lost Daughter starring Olivia Coleman, Dakota Johnson and Jessie Buckley premiered on Netflix last month. The film, Maggie Gyllenhaal’s feature directorial debut, follows a college professor, Leda (Olivia Coleman), on her holiday to a Greek Island, who becomes obsessed with a young mother Nina (Dakota Johnson) and her daughter Elena, as well […]

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Suspiria

Fans of Call Me By Your Name beware — Luca Guadagnino’s follow up to last year’s adored tale of tender romance swaps the heat of rural Italy for Cold War Berlin, and young lovers for ancient witches. There are no peaches in Suspiria, but bones crack, flesh rots and a shit-tonne of heads explode. Which is not […]

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Bad Times At The El Royale

The hotel El Royale is in decline. Sitting on the state border of California and Nevada, a red line runs through the middle of the lobby, neatly dividing the hotel over the two states. In better days, large crowds used to gamble on the Nevada side, while in California guests filled up the bar. Now, […]