The latest iteration of the web-slinging superhero is a welcome breath of fresh air, in a film which proves you can be original in the confines of a mega franchise. More like this please. Like the standout Logan before it, Spider-Man: Homecoming is first and foremost a genre film with superhero elements blended in, rather […]Read more "SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING – FILM REVIEW"
Make sure to strap on your seat-belts. Director Edgar Wright (Hot Fuzz, Shaun of the Dead) goes state-side for a thrilling heist movie that’s well worth the ride. “Baby Driver” is one of the latest films to employ a musical soundtrack at its heart, another obvious example being “Guardians of the Galaxy.” While “Baby Driver” […]Read more "BABY DRIVER – FILM REVIEW"
Marvel’s oddball group of heroes unite once more to save the galaxy, in a quirky yet muddled film, held together by the strength of its central cast and the introduction of the undeniably adorable Baby Groot. The surprise hit of 2014 “Guardians of the Galaxy” laid the groundwork in uniting an unlikely team of cosmic […]Read more "GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL 2 – FILM REVIEW"
Punchy dialogue, genuinely funny set pieces and a superb ensemble cast hit the mark in the most original action film to hit the big screen in quite some time. A group of criminal individuals find themselves in a warehouse. Tensions are high. Fingers are on triggers. The obvious comparison here is Tarantino’s still stunning debut […]Read more "FREE FIRE – FILM REVIEW"
Revamping “a tale as old as time” always comes with its problems, but with their latest live-action remake, Disney have managed to muster up enough Disney-magic to keep the fans happy. We all know the story. Surely nobody is going into Beauty and the Beast expecting to be shocked by the plot, except perhaps the […]Read more "BEAUTY AND THE BEAST – FILM REVIEW"
Get Out has been creating quite the internet buzz for itself lately, and rightly so. A highly original and suspenseful horror/thriller with an unsettling political undertone; this isn’t a film you’re likely to forget anytime soon. Get Out’s premise is a difficult one to describe. What starts as a meet the parents tale, where Chris […]Read more "GET OUT – FILM REVIEW"
A classic monster movie that does what it says on the tin. Plenty of action and fun, along with a stellar cast ensure that Kong: Skull island is an entertaining ride. Unlike Peter Jackson’s take on King Kong, Kong: Skull Island wants to make the most of their titular beast, and so have him burst […]Read more "KONG: SKULL ISLAND – FILM REVIEW"