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The Commuter

The Commuter serves as the most recent staple of the Liam-Neeson-action-thriller genre, appropriately directed by Jaume Collet-Serra (with whom this marks his fourth collaboration). Although this well-trodden path leads to an entirely predictable plot and a stripped-down script, the film just about gratifies the everyday moviegoer through enough momentum and action-packed scenes that the audience […]

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A Monster Calls

To have starred in a film like Pan alongside Hugh Jackman is astonishing enough for Edinburgh schoolchild Lewis MacDougall. To then so confidently take the leading role of Connor O’Mally in this dark and fantastical tale marks him out as truly remarkable. It could not have been easy – it is shrouded in death and […]