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Review: Vice – A Portrait of the Real 43rd President

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With The Big Short, the incredible depiction of the international banking crisis, in the rearview mirror, Adam McKay is back with another look into a dark and murky world. This time is the life and career of Dick Chaney, best known as George W. Bush's Vice President. Who is Dick Chaney?Did I know a whole lot...

Review: The Upside – Uplifting and Enjoyable

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When I saw the trailer for The Upside, there was something very familiar about it. After a few minutes, I worked it out. The Upside is based on a true story which has already been adapted into a movie, a French movie which I've already actually watched. Even though I knew the story, I went along to a screening...

Black Mirror Returns: Bandersnatch Trailer and Launch Date

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Few shows have pulled back the veil on modern societies uncomfortable relationship with technology quite like Black Mirror. The Channel 4, now Netflix Original, has just dropped the trailer for Bandersnatch, the first Black Mirror movie.What is a Bandersnatch?In the new Black Mirror movie of the same name, the Bandersnatch is a game developed by...

Bohemian Rhapsody: A Biopic Worthy of Royalty

Ever since watching the trailer for Bohemian Rhapsody, everyone at Goosed has been waiting its release. The day finally arrived, and it was worth waiting for.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mP0VHJYFOAU The Plot When we think of Queen, the general thoughts are of gut wrenching guitar solos, big rock anthems and Brian May's fabulous hair. And while Bohemian Rhapsody has all of this and more, it...

Final Score Review: Die Hard Meets Football in Sky Movie

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Have you ever seen a trailer for a movie and thought it would be complete shite, but still you end up watching it at it's not all that bad? No? Really? Well, it's just happened to me. Sky Cinema has just released their latest original production called Final Score. Here's what I thought about it.Warning: Spoilers Ahead What Is Final...

Shazam: DC Universe’s Answer to Deadpool?

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The Marvel versus DC battle that's been raging over the course of the past few years has been fairly one-sided, in favour of Marvel. Their universe just seems to be a bit more craic compared to the grittier DC universe which has also suffered a few dud movies like Batman versus Superman. But at this year's San Diego Comic-Con,...

Mission Impossible: Fallout Review – Impossibly Enjoyable

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Ethan Hunt has been trekking the globe for twelve years now, saving us all from the brink of disaster without us ever knowing. There’s barely a cinemagoer that isn’t familiar with the iconic roof decent that started the Mission Impossible series but the latest instalment, Mission Impossible: Fallout, is arguably the best one yet. Here’s my spoiler-free review of...

Cineworld 4DX Cinema Review: Crap Gimmick or the Future of Cinema?

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Sometimes I worry that I'm too easily amused. Anything at all that ventures from the norm usually grabs my attention. After my last trip to the cinema to see Deadpool 2, I spotted Cineworld were bigging up a new experience, namely 4DX. But what the bloody hell is it? I went along to see the latest Jurassic World movie...

What Disney Buying Fox Actually Means

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Deadpool's face just says it all for me really. After months of discussion, Disney has finally purchased 21st Century Fox for an eye-watering $52 billion. However, as part of this buy out the House of Mouse also gets all assets of the 20th Century Fox film studios and a 39 percent stake in Sky. Time to invest in Disney Life, things are...

Experience Review: The Stella Theatre – A Trip Back in Time

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Going to the cinema isn't much of an experience these days. Messy seats, crap nachos and popcorn which, if bought by the ton, would require a mortgage style loan. Thankfully, retro is hot right now and it's leading to some great alternatives. Token is one of the coolest experiences in Dublin with great food, beer and tons of retro...