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By Jason King | Everything movies from all of us at www.saltypopcorn.com

T2 TRAINSPOTTING | REVIEW

<i>My right hand man, Kernel Jack is looking after things while I am getting very fat in Tasmania. I am missing so many good movies prior to release but</i> …

Movies

HIDDEN FIGURES | REVIEW

<i>Another of the JK is pissed he was too busy to make it screenings. HIDDEN FIGURES is a must see film about diversity and overcoming hatred and</i> …

Octavia Spencer

WINTER AT WESTBETH | REVIEW

<i>WINTER AT WESTBETH is out on a strictly screening season for two days THIS WEEK in Australia, it played yesterday and plays again this Sunday. It</i> …

The Arts

A STREET CAT NAMED BOB | REVIEW

<i>A STREET CAT NAMED BOB is an unexpected feel-good English hit of 2017. I had the choice of reviewing a movie about Matthew McConaughey delivering an</i> …

Wildlife

GOLD | REVIEW

<i>Matthew McConaughey not only stars in GOLD, as usual he appears to have delivered another gold performance. Although I would happily burn his gold</i> …

Matthew McConaughey

MANCHESTER BY THE SEA | REVIEW

<i>MANCHESTER BY THE SEA is the Casey Affleck movie you may have heard about. It’s up for a bunch of awards including best film at the Oscars. It is</i> …

Casey Affleck

PATRIOTS DAY | REVIEW

<i>Mark Wahlberg is the action man of the moment making some decent flicks recently. His collaboration with Director Peter Berg on their last film,</i> …

Movies

TONI ERDMANN | REVIEW

<i>Lucky Kernel Jack, another movie screening I couldn’t attend and he scored big time with the screening of TONI ERDMANN. Germany’s Official 2017</i> …

The Oscars

OUTLAWS AND ANGELS | REVIEW

<i>The second of the lost reviews has been revealed. Here is Kernel Jordan’s review of OUTLAWS AND ANGELS. A review he submitted month’s ago but I</i> …

Entertainment

NO STRANGER THAN LOVE | REVIEW

<i>Kernel Jordan reviews odd-humoured romcom NO STRANGER THAN LOVE from Eagle Entertainment. This one released onto home entertainment and all digital</i> …

Publishing

Silence | Review

<i>SILENCE is a movie I am desperate to see. Sadly I missed the earlier press screenings and will catch it at release, but luck for all. Kernel Jack</i> …

Andrew Garfield

Tri | Review

<i>TRI is movie that I think will hold particular appeal to the people of the sporting fraternity, sadly this was not Kernel Jordan. He has reviewed</i> …

Triathlons

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter | Review

<i>LOLs, Kernel Jack’s review has surely got to be more entertaining than the entire RESIDENT EVIL: THE FINAL CHAPTER review. I laughed quite a bit</i> …

Horror Movies

Live By Night | Review

<i>I have always preferred Ben Affleck as a director than an actor. GONE BABY GONE, ARGO, THE TOWN – all superb and somewhat classy nuanced movies. So</i> …

Ben Affleck

Moana | Review

MOANA released on Boxing Day and took the world by storm. Disney returned to form and gave the world the happy escapism it needed to end one pile of …

Entertainment

Center of My World | Mardi Gras FF

It has begun, my annual LGBTI home reviewing fest in the line up to my favourite film festival of the year. The Queer Screen Mardi Gras Film …

Mardi Gras

Lion | Review

<i>LION is not releasing until January 19th but you need to put it in your calendars now – it was my Number 6 movie from 2016 and it is superb, check</i> …

Jackie | Review

<i>On November 22 1963, one of the “greatest presidents” of our time, John Fitzgerald Kennedy (or JFK), was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. He had only</i> …

Salty Popcorn Top 20 Movies of 2016 | Salty Popcorn

Salty Popcorn Top 20 Movies of 2016<p>And so it is another fine movie year draws to a close. I present to you my TOP 20 MOVIES OF 2016. This year’s list …

Hell or High Water | Review

<i>The phrase “come hell or high water” generally means “do whatever needs to be done, no matter the circumstances.” It also refers to the “hell or high</i> …

Midnight Special | Review

MIDNIGHT SPECIAL is one of the most clever films released in 2016. It is an 80’s styled science fiction homage that would not be out of place as an …

Sing Street | Review

SING STREET is a charming fantastical heartfelt movie of joy and wonder that will leave you with a big fat smile on your face. It came out of …

Top 20 Shit Movies of 2016

Appalling trash movies compiled by the Salty Popcorn Kernels. We didn’t all hate them but as a group list it’s accurate for a collective. In order …

Assassin's Creed | Review

Assassin’s Creed | Review<p><i>ASSASSIN’S CREED was the last bastion of computer game to movie hope. Could this give us a grand conversion or is the</i> …

Green Room | Review

Another of my favourite movies of 2016, that came out of nowhere like a macabre death train, was GREEN ROOM. It scored an incredibly small limited …

Why Him? | Review

<i>Cranston against Franco in a comedy? What more could you want from a comedy movie during the holiday period? Apparently a better script says Kernel</i> …

Captain Fantastic | Review & Giveaway

<i>What is the right way to raise a family? What makes a family functional or dysfunctional? How should children be educated? After observing the</i> …

Allied | Review

<i>Oh tabloids and my ignorance. The chemistry reports between Marion Cotillard and Brad Pitt have been so high it is no wonder the press is trying to</i> …

Rogue One | Review (CONTAINS MILD SPOILERS)

<i>Episode IV, A NEW HOPE It is a period of civil war. Rebel spaceships, striking from a hidden base, have won their first victory against the evil</i> …