#moviereview Like A Boss.

 Tiffany Haddish, Salma Hayek and Rose Byrne as the leading ladies

Summary: 

Best friends Mia (Haddish) and Mel (Byrne) run their own cosmetics company — a business they built from the ground up. But they’re also in over their heads financially, and the prospect of a buyout offer from an industry titan (Hayek) proves too tempting to pass up. The beauty business is now about to get ugly as the proposal puts Mia and Mel’s lifelong friendship to the ultimate test.

Verdict:

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#moviereview Once Upon A Time In Hollywood.

Leonardo DiCaprio, left, and Brad Pitt in a scene from the film

Summary: 

Set in 1969 Los Angeles, the film follows an actor and his stunt double, as they navigate the changing film industry, and features multiple storylines in a modern fairy tale tribute to the final moments of Hollywood’s golden age. It features a large ensemble cast includes Margot Robbie, Emile Hirsch, Margaret Qualley, Timothy Olyphant, Austin Butler, Dakota Fanning, Bruce Dern and Al Pacino.

Verdict:

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#moviereview Last Christmas.

The flick stars Emilia Clarke as a disillusioned Christmas store worker who forms a relationship with a mysterious man (Henry Golding) and begins to fall for him; Emma Thompson and Michelle Yeoh also star.

Summary: 

The story begins with a homeless Katarina wrecking everything she touches blaming on bad luck. She soon befriends Tom, a stranger idling outside her store and slowly, her life changes for the better. She fall in love with Tom, but soon discover the pain of rejection.

Verdict:

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#moviereview Jumanji: The Next Level

Kevin Hart, Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan and Jack Black return as the Jumanji avatar.

Summary: 

When Spencer goes back into the fantastical world of Jumanji, pals Martha, Fridge and Bethany re-enter the game to bring him home. But everything about Jumanji is about to change, as they soon discover more obstacles and more danger to overcome.

Verdict:

Acting⭐⭐⭐
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#moviereview Knives Out

The film stars A-listers, including Daniel Craig, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette, Chris Evans, Don Johnson, Michael Shannon and Christopher Plummer

Summary: 

The film opens with the death of famous – and fabulously wealthy – murder mystery writer Harlan Thrombey (Plummer), who has apparently slit his throat on the night of his birthday party. A week later his family, plus trusted nurse Marta (Ana de Armas), are called back to the house to answer the police’s questions. Also present? A mystery man who sits in the back of the room and taps on a piano key whenever he wants a specific question posed.

Verdict:

Acting⭐⭐⭐⭐
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#moviereview Where’d You Go, Bernadette.

Cate Blanchett as Bernadette Fox, an architect, a mother and a wife who hates people, hates leaving the house, and more than anything, hates the other parents at her daughter’s school.

Summary: 

Adapted from a 2012’s novel of the same name by Maria Semple, the film revolves around an agoraphobic architect who goes missing prior to a family trip to Antarctica. A loving mom becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Her leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery.

Verdict:

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