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Straight Outta Compton is a movie about one of the greatest stories of the music revolution. It is two and a half glorious hours detailing the stories of five of the most notoriously respected rappers in hip-hop history, Comptonâ€™s very own N.W.A. There’s even a sneaky car chase. What more could you want?
I first saw the trailer for The Imitation Game when it was announced to be playing at the Toronto Film Festival, where it received a hefty amount of acclaim such as the Peopleâ€™s Choice Award. The film was released on New Years Day and apparently I was not the only one anxious to see it at my local theatre, which was made clear by the massive queue that snaked around the whole building.
Do you like raunchy sex scenes? Sure! Do you like bloody murder scenes? Who doesn’t?! Do you like being subjected to these two things simultaneously, burning into your retinas and haunting your very soul as you squirm in your seat and push the popcorn away, losing your appetite forever? Never.