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Alexander Skarsgård stars as Amleth in director Robert Eggers’ Viking epic THE NORTHMAN, a Focus Features release.  
Credit: Aidan Monaghan / © 2021 Focus Features, LLC

The Northman is a rare brazen blockbuster built for the big screen

The Northman screening provided by Universal Pictures “It’s precisely in the quest to be brutal and unforgiving that The Northman finds its strength” Out of […]

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The Fan and The Fraud

Each week, cinephiles Max and Nick view and discuss a film that one host is a lifelong fan of and the other is only seeing for the first time.

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The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent is an ode to Nicolas Cage

The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent media screening provided by Studio Canal “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent is everything fans of Nicolas Cage […]

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Ambulance proves why Michael Bay is the king of modern action filmmaking

Ambulance screening provided by Universal Pictures “Ambulance hits like a heavy dose of morphine, and it keeps you infused right from its early […]

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Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore keeps the magic alive, but only just

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore screening provided by Universal “…Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore (2022), sees the lack of a defined […]

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Filmmaker Alana Tompson – Made in Rezza | FUSE Darebin Festival Interview

Art Smitten host Cristina spoke with cinematographer and editor Alana Tompson on her involvement with the Made in Rezza exhibition for FUSE […]

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The Batman Review: a measured epic that draws from its predecessors while leaving its own mark on the Batman story

The Batman reviewer’s screening provided by Universal “…The Batman draws on its predecessors, taking enough from Tim Burton and Nolan’s films while […]

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Cyrano is a Poignant Musical Romance with Plenty of Heart and some Beat

Cyrano screening provided by Universal “…a poignant musical around one man struggling to express his love” Joe Wright is a director that […]

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Art Smitten Season 1 Episode 2

On our second episode of Art Smitten, hosts Portia, Alex and Mherhean talk about what they’ve been watching, listening and reading this […]

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Uncharted Brings Nathan Drake and the Beloved Game Series to the Big Screen

Uncharted screening provided by Sony Pictures “…Uncharted finishes with a convincing second half that sets the stage for future, and hopefully rowdier, sequels” […]