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Review – Attack the Block

By Ollie Cussen  


As anyone who has seen his teddy bear spoof movies (Saving Private Lion, Shakesbeare in Love etc) will know, Joe Cornish (the latter half of comedy duo Adam & Joe) has a playful enthusiasm for films. His debut feature, Attack the Block (out on 11th May), thankfully wears this cinephilia lightly, subtly invoking all the best bits of sci-fi classics like Ghostbusters, ET and Tremors.

But the film is much more than a feature-length…

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