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

The Worst Films of 2018

Top 10 Worst Films of 2018 2018 was a pretty decent year for films overall but when I look back over it I find most of the films I was watching this year range from passable to extra levels on

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The Best Films of 2018

Top 10 Best Films of 2018 If you’ve come from my worst films list, it’s the exact same rules. I will say once again this list is rather incomplete since like the worst films list, I did not go out

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Mary Poppins Returns – Review

“MARY POPPINS RETURNS” So, you’d think, despite the fact that Disney is known for sequels they would have by now got around to following up on Mary Poppins, considering the fact it did have sequel novels and other stories to

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Aquaman – Review

“AQUAMAN” So, the DC Universe finally makes a reappearance, or should it be the DC extended Universe. If you’ve followed the Axia Film Society for a while you will know I have reviewed all of the DC extended Universe film,

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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – Review

“SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE” We now live in an age where there has now been 7 Spider-Man movies gone to cinemas, that is insane. It’s even actually caused people to ask the question, has there been too much Spider-Man over

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Anime Amigos Vlog 19

Anime Amigos Vlog Ep 19: Best of Fall 2018 Here’s our 19th Anime vlog Hosted by Nerd Consultant Calvin, Reece Imiolek, Ren Bromiley and Elliot Chapman on the subject of their best anime of the Fall 2018 season. Embeded bellow

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Creed II – Review

“CREED II” Creed II is the latest film in the Rocky franchise, which is now on its eighth film. The franchise rebooted two years ago, with a new main character, Adonis Creed son of first film antagonist Apollo Creed. If

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Robin Hood (2018) – Review

“ROBIN HOOD (2018)” What is it with Robin Hood films never quite working? Aside from the Disney one I’ve never heard of one that’s received no source of criticism. In fact, the one probably with the biggest cult status at

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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – Review

“FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD” Ok I reviewed Fantastic Beasts a couple of years ago, I didn’t review it too well if you recall. I didn’t say it was a bad film, in fact if anything I thought it

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The Grinch (2018) – Review

“THE GRINCH” Me and Dr Seuss adaptations don’t get along. That’s not too say I don’t like Dr Seuss, his books are fine, in fact some of them have actually held up remarkably well. The problem is that, well, his

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Mirai – Review

“MIRAI” Mirai is the latest film from director Mamoru Hosoda, who is one of my favourite directors. I could go on about him and his career but I devoted a portion of my upcoming book ‘The Nerd Consultant’s Guide to

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Bohemian Rhapsody – Review

“BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY” Bohemian Rhapsody hasn’t been without its controversy. The first factor of this was this film’s gone between directors through the space of filming. The film was originally held by X-Men director Bryan Singer who left the project half

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Halloween (2018) – Review

“HALLOWEEN (2018)” Halloween (1978) is one of my favourite films. I am a huge fan of the original film, which not only started the slasher genre but also set the template for how all these films were going to appear

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First Man – Review

“FIRST MAN” First Man is the first bio pic to detail the life and career of Neil Armstrong, who famously was the first man to walk on the surface of the moon. It comes to us from director Damien Chazelle

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Anime Amigos Vlog 18

Anime Amigo’s Vlog EP 18: Best and Worst of Summer 2018 Here’s our 18TH Anime vlog Hosted by Nerd Consultant Calvin, Reece Imiolek, Ren Bromiley and Elliot Chapman on the subject of their best anime of the Summer 2018 season.

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Venom – Review

“VENOM” Venom is a project that has been around for quite a while. He is one of the most popular villains in Spiderman’s books. I’ve always kind of liked Venom as a villain mainly because he was kind of this

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The Death of Superman – Review

“THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN” It’s a tradition round here that I review all the DC animated films that come out every year and for the fourth year in a row I decided to finish off that selection. This year has

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The House with a Clock in Its Walls – Review

“THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS” The House with a Clock in Its Walls is a film that took me off guard in several factors. I actually didn’t know it was coming out for one, and on the

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