On at the movies: May 18, 2013

By David Larsen In Film, Now Showing

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11th May, 2013
Films are rated out of 5: • (abysmal) to ••••• (amazing). Welcome to the American blockbuster season, a time of light entertainment and cataclysmic despair. Only a few weeks in, and already the planet has been reduced to a barren Oblivion, peopled solely by Tom Cruise and competing candidates for the role of Woman He’s Too Old For. Tony Stark has been glimpsed dragging his conked-out Iron Man suit through the snow after his playboy mansion was blown up by terrorists, and two more films about depopulated wasteland Earths are closing fast on our position. Next ...

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