Paddington 2 – Film 59 – 106 minutes – PG

Director – Paul King Main Cast  Michael Gambon (Uncle Pastuzo) Imelda Staunton (Aunt Lucy) Ben Whishaw (Paddington) Madeleine Harris Samuel Joslin Sally Dawkins Hugh Bonneville Julie Walters Marie-France Alvarez Sanjeev Bhaskar Ben Miller Jessica Hynes Jim Broadbent Tom Conti Hugh Grant Peter Capaldi Meera Syal Richard Ayoade Tom Davis Aaron Neil Joanna Lumley Brendan Gleeson … More Paddington 2 – Film 59 – 106 minutes – PG

Murder on The Orient Express – Film 58 – 114 minutes – 12A

Director – Kenneth Branagh Main Cast  Kenneth Branagh Daisy Ridley Lesley Odom Jr Penelope Cruz Josh Gad Johnny Depp Derek Jacobi Lucy Boynton Michelle Pfeiffer Judi Dench Olivia Colman Willem Dafoe A long cast list full of stars!  I do like an Agatha Christie mystery, this did drag a little for me, but I did … More Murder on The Orient Express – Film 58 – 114 minutes – 12A

The Death of Stalin – Film 57 – 106 minutes – 15

Director – Armando Iannucci Main Cast Olga Kurylenko Jason Isaacs Andrea Riseborough Jeffrey Tambour Steve Buscemi Rupert Friend Michael Palin   How can you explain a comedy and a horror all rolled into one?  The cast list suggests there were going to be laughs, the era and situation in Russia gave a level of realistic … More The Death of Stalin – Film 57 – 106 minutes – 15

Thor Ragnarok – Film 56 – 130 minutes

Director – Taika Waititi Main Cast Chris Hemsworth Tom Hiddleston Cate Blanchett Idris Elba Jeff Goldblum Tessa Thompson Karl urban Mark Ruffalo Anthony Hopkins Benedict Cumberbatch I’m not long home from watching this and I want to go again!  I didn’t expect this tp be as funny as it was.  Brilliant entertainment, A larger than … More Thor Ragnarok – Film 56 – 130 minutes

The Snowman – Film 55 – 119 minutes

Director – Thomas Alfredson Main Cast Michael Fassbenber Rebecca Ferguson Charlotte Gainsbourg Jonas Karlsson Michael Yates Ronan Vibert   I needed a film that didn’t make me cry and this one certainly fit the bill.  This is a dark, psychological thriller, with murders in the snow.  I found the scenery fascinating, proof of how the … More The Snowman – Film 55 – 119 minutes

Blade Runner 2049 – Film 53 – 15 – 163 minutes 

Director – Denis Villeneuve Main Cast Ryan Gosling Robin Wright Ana de Army’s Sylivia Hoeks Jared Leto Harrison Ford A confession before I start, I haven’t seen the original Blade Runner, but that didn’t detract from my enjoyment of this film.  Ryan Gosling is very easy to watch and this was a very different role … More Blade Runner 2049 – Film 53 – 15 – 163 minutes 

Goodbye Christopher Robin – Film 52 – PG – 107 minutes 

Director – Simon Curtis Main Cast Domnhall Gleeson Margot Robbie Will Tilston  Vicki Peppersdine Alex Lawther I really didn’t know much about this film before I went to see it so had very few expectations.  The film tells the tale of AA Milne after his return from World War 1 and how he struggled to … More Goodbye Christopher Robin – Film 52 – PG – 107 minutes