Just the Verdict – Snapshot Reviews of: The Assassin, Before the Flood, A Bigger Splash, Louis Theroux: My Scientology Movie, Midnight Special, The Ones Below and Zootropolis / Zootopia

2016 has been a pretty good year for film. Over the year, we’ve watched (and subsequently reviewed) some real crackers, including the likes of Room, Goodnight Mommy, Creed, and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Inevitably, some fall through the cracks. Just The Verdict is our way of giving quick takes on a number of…

Cinema Review | Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Dir: Gareth Edwards Starring: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Riz Ahmed, Alan Tudyk, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker Run-Time: 133 Mins The first of three planned (for now) stand-alone anthology movies set in the Star Wars Universe. You remember how at the start of A…