Movies & Streaming Reviews

The latest movies & streaming reviews from Jim Schembri, professional film reviewer since 1980.


‘Seriously Red’, a laughless, seriously bad Australian comedy

Dire duo: Krew Boylan and Rose Byrne belt out a number in ‘Seriously Red’. SERIOUSLY RED 1/2 (98 minutes) M ...
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Director Luca Guadagnino nails it with ‘Bones and All’, a sweet coming-of-age romance with a juicy twist and a bit of bite

Dinner date: Taylor Russell and Timothée Chalamet in ‘Bones and All’. BONES AND ALL ***1/2 (131 minutes) MA We get ...
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Mel Gibson misfires in the limp thriller ‘On the Line’; Kiwi drama ‘Millie Lies Low’ fails to fly

Bad call: Mel Gibson lets loose as a talkback DJ in ‘On the Line’. ON THE LINE * (104 minutes) ...
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REVIEWS: Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities; Blockbuster; The Good Nurse; The Stranger; Causeway

Squid game: Body horror is on show in Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Cabinet of Curiosities’. GUILLERMO DEL TORO’S CABINET OF CURIOSITIES ...
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‘Sissy’, a nutty, inventive top-quality Australian splatter film

Online loner: Aisha Dee plays a friend in need in ‘Sissy’. SISSY ***1/2 (102 minutes) MA The year’s dream run ...
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