The Toolbox Murders (1978)

Notorious video nasty The Toolbox Murders looks to find a new fanbase as it lands on Blu-Ray this week. Modern audiences must look back with bewilderment at movies once deemed too obscene for the UK,...
Office Christmas Party

Office Christmas Party

After the disappointment that was last year’s Bad Santa 2, Office Christmas Party looked to bring some laughs accompanied with the Christmas cheer. The initial trailer didn’t do much for me and...
American Assassin

American Assassin

The trailer for American Assassin didn’t fill me with optimism. Aside from showing a condensed yet complete version of the final product, it looked like a poor man’s Bourne and proposed some question...

All Eyez On Me

Fresh off the success of N.W.A biographical film, Straight Outta Compton, the life of Tupac Shakur is finally brought to the big screen. The production underwent many creative changes over the years ...
Happy Death Day

Happy Death Day

Slasher films for the most part follow a strict criteria of guidelines. Scream famously lampooned these guidelines as it reinvented the wheel, before becoming a victim of its own clichés. Happy Death...
The Mountain Between Us

The Mountain Between Us

Romance sells, audiences love the predictability of the plot and expect the clichés presented to them. The Mountain Between Us doesn’t disappoint in this regard, but what makes it original is its pre...

Breathe

Andy Serkis is a wonderful actor best known for being in front of the camera, albeit in a mostly unrecognisable fashion. The man who breathed life into iconic characters such as Gollum, Caesar and Ki...

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Not all heroes wear capes as Mark Vaughan’s Kingsman: The Secret Service showed us in 2015. Adapted from the comic by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons, Kingsman was a glorious parody of James Bond that c...

The Despicable Me 3

After letting the Minions take the spotlight in their first solo film, Gru (Steve Carrell) returns to the forefront in The Despicable Me 3. He has left his villainous past behind him, working for the...