Jack Martin script writer and movie reviewer

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“Ma chere Mademoiselle, it is with deepest pride and greatest pleasure that we welcome you tonight. And now we invite you to relax, let us pull up a chair as the dining room proudly presents – your dinner!”

Lumiere (Jerry Orbach) in Beauty and the Beast (1991, dirs. Gary Trousdale and Kirk Wise)


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This Week’s Movie Menu (11 – 17 March 2024)

This Week’s Movie Menu (11 – 17 March 2024)

Well, the Academy has spoken: Oppenheimer is officially your new Oscar champion! But as we continue to bask in last night’s overwhelming victory for Christopher Nolan’s epic biopic, it’s important not to forget about the brand-new releases this week which could well be on their way to next year’s ceremony, from a hilarious road-trip mystery to a tender Japanese drama…

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