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Richard Jewell (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: From director Clint Eastwood and writer Billy Ray comes a biopic about Richard Jewell, the man who called in a...

1917 (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: Hollywood has made many World War II epics, but not quite as many World War I movies, likely because of...

Jojo Rabbit (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: While he’s had a long career in his native New Zealand, Taika Waititi has become a hot property in Hollywood...

Ashfall (백두산) (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: Armed with a US$17 million budget and a co-director, comedy cult film Castaway On The Moon (김씨표류기) director Lee Hae...

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Spies in Disguise (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: Animation studio Blue Sky is best known for the Ice Age movies, but also made the two Rio movies about...

Cats (2019) – Movie Review

The following review might be unsuitable for children. The Low-Down: Andrew Lloyd Webber’s stage musical adaptation of Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats,...

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – Review

(The following review is spoiler-free) The Low-Down: 42 years after the original Star Wars movie redefined cinema and started an enduring worldwide phenomenon,...

Cats (Musical, 2019-2020) – Review

            One of the most popular and enduring stage musicals since its premiere on the West End in 1981, audiences around the...

Wet Season (热带雨) (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: 2013’s Ilo Ilo was hailed as one of the best Singaporean films in recent memory, winning awards at international film...

Knives Out (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: Writer-director Rian Johnson has recently become known for helming Star Wars: The Last Jedi and is working on forthcoming Star...

Last Christmas (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: Wham!’s “Last Christmas” is an infectiously inescapable ditty during the Holiday Season. This comedy directed by Paul Feig of Bridesmaids...

Love, Again (두번할까요) (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: Among the usual Korean rom-coms featuring young and attractive actors, Love, Again 두번할까요 turns to older (but still attractive) leads. And who...

Frozen 2 (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: In 2013, Disney’s Frozen, based on The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen, became a worldwide phenomenon. The film was...

Wira (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: PASKAL: The Movie, released in 2018, was one of the most successful Malaysian action films ever released. That film’s director...

Richard Jewell (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: From director Clint Eastwood and writer Billy Ray comes a biopic about Richard...

1917 (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: Hollywood has made many World War II epics, but not quite as many...

Jojo Rabbit (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: While he’s had a long career in his native New Zealand, Taika Waititi...

Ashfall (백두산) (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: Armed with a US$17 million budget and a co-director, comedy cult film Castaway...

Spies in Disguise (2019) – Review

The Low-Down: Animation studio Blue Sky is best known for the Ice Age movies, but...