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CULT CORNER: The Quiet Earth (1985)

CULT CORNER: The Quiet Earth (1985)

It’s the end of the world as we know it in this little-seen post-apocalyptic sci-fi flick from New Zealand. 

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Top 10 Manliest Movies of 2016

Top 10 Manliest Movies of 2016

Cal is here to remind you of some badass 2016 flicks you may have missed or skipped altogether. 

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REVIEW: Kong: Skull Island (2017)

REVIEW: Kong: Skull Island (2017)

You’ve read his Kong retrospective, now see if you agree with his review of the rebirth. Oscar makes his last trek to Skull Island for the return of the King. 

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A LONG Voyage to Skull Island: Revisiting King Kong (2005)

A LONG Voyage to Skull Island: Revisiting King Kong (2005)

Has Peter Jackson’s Kong aged well? Oscar finishes his retrospective with the divisive three-hour epic. 

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A Call to the Wild: Revisiting Mighty Joe Young (1998)

A Call to the Wild: Revisiting Mighty Joe Young (1998)

Joe gets a remake in this well-meaning live-action effort from Disney featuring the late, great Bill Paxton. Oscar gives it another look. 

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SEQUELISED: King Kong Lives (1986)

SEQUELISED: King Kong Lives (1986)

Apparently, SOMEONE liked the 1976 King Kong remake. Dino De Laurentis makes that person very happy with a belated sequel.

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Going Ape: Revisiting King Kong (1976)

Going Ape: Revisiting King Kong (1976)

Kong enters the modern age in John Guillermin 70s blockbuster. Is it as bad as they say? Oscar treks to Skull Island once again to find out. 

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CINEMA CLASSICS: Mighty Joe Young (1949)

CINEMA CLASSICS: Mighty Joe Young (1949)

King Kong gets a cuddlier rehash in his childhood favourite from the same creative team. 

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REVIEW: Logan (2017)

REVIEW: Logan (2017)

Hugh Jackman takes out his claws for the final time in this X-film like no other. Richard tells us the praise is justified. 

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SEQUELISED: The Son of Kong (1933)

SEQUELISED: The Son of Kong (1933)

One of Kong’s original directors returns… in the same bloody year. Oscar braves Skull Island’s sequel waters. 

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