New to Disney+: Soul – ‘Inside Out for adults’ offers the same comedic and beautiful introspective look at what makes people tick

A teacher (Jamie Foxx) desperately fighting for his chance to become a jazz musician is transported out of his body. He must find his way back to himself with the help of a soul still finding her way (Tina Fey) in the ‘Great Before’ – the place where all souls learn about what makes them … Continue reading New to Disney+: Soul – ‘Inside Out for adults’ offers the same comedic and beautiful introspective look at what makes people tick

Now on Amazon Prime: Borat Subsequent Moviefilm – Cohen’s Kazakh comic is back in a sequel with a lot more teeth

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It’s been 14 years since Borat (Sacha Baron Cohen) embarked on his American road trip to gain cultural learnings. He’s spent the interim in a gulag as punishment for his failure. But now he has a shot at redemption. The Kazakhstan government has asked him to deliver a gift to the US presidential hierarchy; a … Continue reading Now on Amazon Prime: Borat Subsequent Moviefilm – Cohen’s Kazakh comic is back in a sequel with a lot more teeth

Now on Amazon Prime: Dating Amber – Sincere coming-of-age rom-com reflects society’s progress – and the work still to do

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Kildare, Ireland. 1995. Two outcasts (Fionn O'Shea and Lola Petticrew) in their final year of school have more to contend with than homework and the boredom of life in rural Ireland – both are gay. To cover it up, they decide to start a pretend relationship in order to fit in. Dating Amber is a … Continue reading Now on Amazon Prime: Dating Amber – Sincere coming-of-age rom-com reflects society’s progress – and the work still to do

New to Netflix: Marriage Story – Divorce isn’t easy – but it is somehow equally sweet, funny, and terrible

Nicole (Scarlett Johansson) and Charlie (Adam Driver) are atop New York’s theatre scene and have a wonderful marriage – until Nicole’s demand for divorce changes everything. What starts as an amicable separation quickly snowballs into a coast-to-coast angry split, with both battling to retain what they had and forge a new life for themselves in … Continue reading New to Netflix: Marriage Story – Divorce isn’t easy – but it is somehow equally sweet, funny, and terrible

Jojo Rabbit – Big hearted and hilarious, Waititi’s Nazi black comedy hits every note needed and more

Fervent Hitler Youth foot soldier Jojo Betzler (Roman Griffin Davis) finds himself in a moral conundrum after discovering a young Jewish girl (Thomasin McKenzie) hiding in his house. Can he turn his back on Nazi idols – his imaginary friend, Adolf, included – and learn true compassion and humanity? Nazi Germany has never been a … Continue reading Jojo Rabbit – Big hearted and hilarious, Waititi’s Nazi black comedy hits every note needed and more