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This section is where you will find Axia Film Society reviews from Calvin, our very own, in house “Nerd Consultant”.

X-Men: Dark Phoenix – Review

“X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX” Dark Phoenix might not have been shot to be the end of an era but due to recent events it now transpires that that is going to be the case. But Disney’s acquisition of the X-Men franchise,

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Godzilla: King of the monsters – Review

“GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS” Godzilla, King of the monsters is the second entry in the recent Godzilla reboot for western audiences. As well as being the third film in was it currently being a kaiju or monster cinematic universe,

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June 2019 Anime Amigos vlog Announcement

June Anime Amigos vlog (best and worst of Spring 2019) Our next Anime Amigo vlog will be on June 26th. Our consultant Calvin along with Reece, Elliot and Ren will be discussing thoughts on the best anime of the Spring

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Aladdin 2019 – Review

“ALADDIN 2019” Aladdin is a childhood classic of mine. I’ve watched that film so many times and you know what, I actually re-watched it in preparation for seeing this film and it’s still really dammed good! If you want testament

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Anime Amigos Vlog 24

Anime Amigos Vlog Ep 24: Pokemon Détective Pikachu & Fate/Stay Night Heavens Feel movie 1 review We review the latest pokemon movie and we review the fate film which has finally come to the uk.   0:00 our thoutst on

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John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum – Review

“JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 3 – PARABELLUM” This is the third entry in the John Wick series. I have reviewed both of the previous films; you can get my thoughts on them there although I would say don’t go back to

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Pokémon: Detective Pikachu – Review

“POKÉMON: DETECTIVE PIKACHU” Anyone following this site for a while knows my real nostalgic love for Pokémon and with this being now the 22nd Pokémon film if we’re counting it amongst all the other Animé films then we’re heading towards

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The Curse of La Llorona – Review

“THE CURSE OF LA LLORONA” The Curse of La Llorona is the latest film in the current ‘Conjuring’ extended Universe. This time John Woo once again staying on in the role as a producer, although this time directing duties have

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Avengers: Endgame – Review

“AVENGERS: ENDGAME” Avengers: Endgame has been an agonising year long wait for the Russo brothers to give us the final portion of the Cinematic Universe. With Endgame finally upon us, people have been begging for no spoilers and as a

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Red Joan – Review

“RED JOAN” Red Joan’s story is based on a book which was, in itself inspired by a true story of a pensioner who had been outed as being a spy for the Russian Government during the twilight years of her

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Anime Amigos Vlog 23

Anime Amigos Vlog Ep 23: Anime fights 2 (another homage to Screen Junkies) We ounce again pay tribute to Screen Junkies by doing our version of Movie Fights with an Anime twist   05:00 Round 1: Who should direct a

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Hellboy (2019) – Review

“HELLBOY” Hellboy is one Guillermo del Toro’s most well known films and probably one of the films that largely brought him to public attention. Now, he made two films with star Ron Perlman, setting up an arc, that unfortunately was

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Shazam! – Review

“SHAZAM!” Shazam! is an interesting superhero film. The characters origins going back to when he was originally being called Captain Marvel, before DC would later change his name to Shazam! feels rather ironic and appropriate given that his film was

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Dumbo (2019) – Review

“DUMBO” Dumbo is the first of 3 Disney Live Action remakes that are coming out this year, the other two being Aladdin, which is directed by Guy Ritchie and The Lion King, directed by Jon Favreau. Dumbo is directed by

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Us – Review

“US” Us is the latest film from Writer/Director Jordan Peele whose previous film “Get Out”, I reviewed very favourably. But at that time, I wasn’t anticipating the levels of success that Jordan Peel was going to receive from the film,

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Fisherman’s Friends – Review

“FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS” This film is a fictionalised documentation of the lives of a group of fishermen from Port Isaac, Cornwall who got famous after appearing on television after they were hired to perform the National Anthem. Although what actually happened

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Captain Marvel – Review

“CAPTAIN MARVEL” Captain Marvel is the first film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to have a female superhero as the lead character, a huge milestone for the franchise but it also marks the final stop before the end of Phase

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Fighting With My Family – Review

“FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY” Just a heads up, I’m going to be reviewing this from the perspective of a wrestling fan so there might be a few points where I may say a bit of jargon that only wrestling fans

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12th June 2019
at 12:30 pm
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