While the Force Awakens relaunched the Star Wars juggernaut with an explosion of nostalgia and fan-service, the Last Jedi veers off in a different direction. To quote another franchise, the film boldly goes where no Star Wars film has gone before. Star Wars films have long been tales of good vs evil. The light side […]Read more "STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI – FILM REVIEW (SPOILER FREE)"
As the nights grow colder and Halloween quickly approaches, I’ve compiled a handy list of my favourite things you can watch this Halloween. Whether you’re looking for something to fill you with terror, or simply something to give you a little seasonal chill there’s plenty of choice here. For the Netflix Bingers Stranger Things Season […]Read more "WHAT TO WATCH THIS HALLOWEEN – (FANTASTIC FILMS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM)"
Blade Runner 2049 is a dazzling and thought provoking journey into a truly unique future world, while also a perfect continuation to the original Blade Runner story. Blade Runner 2049 is a great example of a film that transports you to another world and makes sure you’re fully immersed; in this sense it’s truly cinematic. […]Read more "BLADE RUNNER 2049 – FILM REVIEW"
Matthew Vaughn’s follow-up to the unexpected hit, “Kingsman: The Secret Service” delivers on action and spectacle but lacks the surprise element that made the original so fresh. Though a controversial scene, when Colin Firth walked into a church of hateful preachers and mowed them down in a blaze of comic book violence, you felt like […]Read more "KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE – FILM REVIEW"
The new screen adaptation of Stephen King’s chilling novel may appear to be a jump-scare fest riding high on the wave of the “killer clown” craze, but beneath the surface “It” taps into something much deeper and smarter. “Hiya Georgie!” In 1990, Tim Curry leered this phrase from inside a drain in “It’s” first screen […]Read more "IT – FILM REVIEW"
A tense murder mystery set against a backdrop of a bleak frozen tundra is unsurprisingly an uncomfortable watch, but writer turned director Taylor Sheridan provides a suspenseful script that ties the threads together in a compelling way. Over the past few years a pair of standout films have both been penned by the same screenwriter, […]Read more "WIND RIVER – FILM REVIEW"
Christopher Nolan’s latest war epic is clearly crafted by a filmmaker at the top of his game. Brutal yet mesmerising, Dunkirk is evidently one of the year’s must-see films. War is complicated and messy. Too many blockbusters present a skewed version of history where there are clear cut heroes and villains. Dunkirk’s ambition is not […]Read more "DUNKIRK – FILM REVIEW"