Office Christmas Party  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Dec08

Office Christmas Party (15) | Close-Up Film Review

This is a seasonable frolic, whose plot is in the title and is a hook on which to hang a load of gags, some funny, some not so funny. Which of them tickles your funny bone will depend on personal taste.

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New Poster: Deadpool
Dec15

New Poster: Deadpool

Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, DEADPOOL tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool.

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Silicon Valley – Season 1 (15) Home Ents Review
Mar23

Silicon Valley – Season 1 (15) Home Ents Review

Dir: Mike Judge, US, 2014, 240 mins. Cast: Thomas Middlewich, T. J. Miller, Martin Starr, Kumail Nanjiani.   Most people would assume that the life of a Close-Up Film writer is all Hollywood parties and cocaine, and you’d be right. But the sad reality is that cocaine is really expensive and that bars at Hollywood parties tend to only stock Cristal Champagne, Grey Goose vodka and Fabergé scotch eggs. So to make ends meet, day...

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