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Review: If Whimsy’s Your Thing You’ll Dig ‘This Beautiful Fantastic’

Writer-director Simon Aboud delivers a gentle comedy about an unlikely friendship that’s neither particularly beautiful, nor that fantastic, but not without considerable charm. Bella (Jessica Brown Findlay), is introduced as, “the oddest of oddballs.” Orphaned as a baby, saved by ducks, now grown into an obsessively ordered librarian, and aspiring children’s author, Bella faces eviction, [...] Full article

Review: ‘Cars 3′ is the Best of the Series

The first Cars film won’t be at the top of anyone’s list of favourite Pixar films while Cars 2 is almost guaranteed to be at the bottom. This third film pretends that sequel never existed, switching back to what worked in the original. However, Cars 3 has a trick up its glovebox that makes this [...] Full article

Box Office Top 10, June 14

Box Office Top 10, June 14

Wonder Woman continues her reign on the box office as The Mummy fails to rise to the top. New Zealand Box Office WEEK ENDING JUNE 14 1. Wonder Woman (Warner Bros.) $968,487 2. The Mummy (Universal) $762,147 3. Baywatch (Paramount) $272,438 4. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (Walt Disney) $256,797 5. [...] Full article