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Dominic Corry

Dominic Corry is an entertainment writer and film critic based in Los Angeles.

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  • 2 Dec, 2016 4:00pm
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Netflix provides amazing television that we may not otherwise have been exposed to, but what are they bringing to contemporary genre cinema?
  • 10 Nov, 2016 12:00pm
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If this mixed-up world has taught us anything, it's that there are no sure things. But a new original fantasy movie set in the Wizarding World of JK Rowling, written by her, no less, surely comes pretty close.
  • 4 Nov, 2016 2:00pm
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COMMENT: The release this week of both Hacksaw Ridge and The Light Between Oceans signifies the beginning of the unofficial awards season - when the studios roll out their best hopes at gaining Oscar glory.
  • 29 Oct, 2016 1:00pm
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There's never been a film quite like The Accountant. It's an action movie, a mob assassin thriller, a character study and a martials arts story all rolled into one. There's a remarkably restrained romance in there too.
  • 30 Sep, 2016 12:00pm
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COMMENT: As the US decides possibly to elect the worst human being, it felt pertinant to consider the worst fictional US presidents offered by Hollywood.
  • 22 Sep, 2016 7:00am
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Hitting New Zealand theatres just in time for the school holidays, The Secret Life of Pets was such a surprise smash-hit at the American box office earlier this year that a sequel has already been greenlit.
  • 3 Sep, 2016 1:38pm
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COMMENT: Although it's an undeniably old-fashioned trope, there will aways be plenty of cinematic drama to mine from the father/son dynamic.
  • 30 Jun, 2016 1:30pm
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COMMENT: Once again, with heartening reliability, Bill Gosden and the NZIFF gang have delivered a sumptuous variety of pleasures in the line-up for this year's International Film Festival.