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Zoo City by Lauren Beukes


Zoo City by Lauren Beukes
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Set in an alternate version of near-future South Africa, Zinzi December is a former journalist with a criminal and drug-addicted background. 215 more words

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Arguably one of the more ridiculous setups for crime-fighting capers, the classic cartoon gets a 21st Century rework. From the the studio of Michael Bay, this was never going to be the science-fiction drama that nobody expected. 61 more words

Anish K

The Judge

A hugely refreshing change to see Tony Stark in a more subdued-yet-dramatic piece devoid of any special effects, this Family / Courtroom Drama sees its smug protagonist confront issues surrounding death, childhood, familial dysfunction, and father-son relationships. 40 more words

Anish K

Currently Reading: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

I bought a couple new books the other day at Barnes & Noble (my favorite place on earth, probably). One of them being Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn. 124 more words

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The Maze Runner

Yet another of this season’s adapted-from-book / Young Adult franchises, there’s a lot to be said about “The Maze Runner”.

With a young, but not entirely unseen-before, cast – the fresh-faced Will Poulter very much making his presence known in Hollywood – one would be forgiven for dismissing this at first glance as a cross between… 58 more words

Anish K

Annabelle

Contemporary Horror is often focused on ‘real events’. Either with its narrative, or from a film-making perspective, modern fright-fests are hellbent on bringing terror into the now by setting them as period pieces. 81 more words

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5 Things I Thought About Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS

So, it’s finally here! Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo 3DS is out world-wide and we finally have the ability to play the game that we’ve been anticipating for months. 1,140 more words

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