Jaws

In 1975 a movie was released that terrified audiences from going into the water. Much has been said how it killed the tourist trade of some beach towns and demonised the shark so much that we saw an ...

Halloween

Horror fans rejoice, for Michael Myers is coming home this Halloween. The new movie will be the 11th instalment in a franchise that’s seen sequels, retcons, remakes and even a standalone instal...

The Last Shark

When Jaws surfaced in 1975 it smashed box office records and is credited for inventing the summer blockbuster. Imitation is the greatest form of cashing in and shark films soon flooded the market, an...
Four Lions

Four Lions

Comedy is not only subjective, it’s often a product of time. Humour ages quickly, even something that seems as harmless as Friends has fallen foul of the social media Witchfinder Generals as new audi...
A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place

Make a sound, and you die. A simple premise for a horror film that will play on your basic fears and keep you on edge. While 2016’s Lights Out tapped into our primordial fear of the dark, here direct...

Six of the Best: DCEU

Ok, so the DCEU has failed to live up to critical and commercial expectations of Marvel’s groundbreaking efforts. It’s not to say that there is nothing good about the films, as flawed as ...

Mary Magdalene

Few will argue that women get a raw deal when it comes to the Bible. From introducing original sin to having your name synonymous with treachery and betrayal, there’s clearly a pattern. Another such ...

Six of the Best: Wrestlers Turned Actor

Once upon a time, the idea that a professional wrestler would make the jump to the big screen was met with much derision and mockery. It wasn’t uncommon for the athletes to throw their hat from one r...

Black Panther

It’s incredible to believe that Marvel’s Cinematic Universe began ten years ago. That fateful post-credits scene in Iron Man launched a cinematic phenomenon that has been imitated yet never replicate...

Rough Night

There was a lot of buzz surrounding Rough Night. The script was subject to an intense bidding war due to director and writer Lucia Aniello’s success with TV series Broad City. With A list talent such...