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 (30 October – 5 November 2023)

This Week’s Movie Menu (30 October – 5 November 2023)

Halloween is finally upon us, but this week’s selection of film releases are far from scary, especially when they include such intriguing titles like a crowd-pleasing teen comedy about an all-female fight club, a poignant drama about the importance of consent, the story of an unexpected swim champion, and so much more…

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