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JUSTIN BEIBER’S BELIEVE

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Jon M Chu. Is this the revealing, candid, warts-and-all documentary about the precocious 19-year-old pop star the world has been waiting for? Unfortunately, no! Rather than explore Beiber’s bizarre behaviour on tour, the drug busts and the partying lifestyle, this is a lightweight hagiography, a puff piece squarely aimed [...]

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FROZEN

Reviewed by GREG KING Directors: Jennifer Lee, Chris Buck. Stars: voices of Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Ciaran Hinds, Alan Tudyk, Chris Williams, Jack Whitehall, Santino Fontana. Ever since the timeless animated classic Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs way back in 1937, Disney has been making great family friendly films about [...]

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MUSCLE SHOALS

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Greg Camalier. Anyone who is interested in rock music should rush to see this fantastic, well made and impeccably researched documentary about the famous recording studios. Muscle Shoals is a nondescript little town with a population of about 8000 along the Tennessee River in Alabama, but it is also [...]

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20 FEET FROM STARDOM

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Morgan Neville. This year has so far produced one essential music documentary with Muscle Shoals, a fabulous and entertaining look at the little recording studio in Alabama that has produced some of the biggest hits of the past fifty years. And now we get this winning documentary that looks [...]

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METALLICA: THROUGH THE NEVER

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Nimrod Antal Stars: Dane DeHaan, James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, Robert Trujillo. This Metallica concert film is mainly one for the hard core fans of the band, who are one of the most successful heavy metal bands in the world. Filmed during the Canadian leg of their 2012 [...]

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ONE DIRECTION: THIS IS US

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Morgan Spurlock Stars: Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan. Bland boy band One Direction have taken the world by storm in a couple of years. The band consists of Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan. Their sudden overnight success was [...]

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THE STONE ROSES: MADE OF STONE

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Shane Meadows. Seminal Manchester based rock band The Stone Roses made the overnight leap from cult band to become one of the biggest bands in the world in the late 80s. The mainstay of the band was lead singer Ian Brown and guitarist John Squire, who had been friends [...]

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THE WIZARD OF OZ 3D

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Victor Fleming Stars: Judy Garland, Bert Lahr, Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Margaret Hamilton, Billie Burke, Frank Morgan. 1939 is widely regarded as one of the greatest years in Hollywood’s Golden Age, as it produced classics like Gone With The Wind, Goodbye Mr Chips, and Stagecoach, which first introduced audiences to [...]

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