The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

Just released is the new trailer for the  The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. Adapted for the screen from the first of the of the highly successful young adult book series, the story finds a young...

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters takes the fairy story most of us heard a thousand times growing up and tells the story of what happens next. The original story and the titular characters’ subs...

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

The Hobbit is a book by J R R Tolkien, that was written as a bedtime story for his son and is a more light hearted prequel to his opus magnum The Lord of the Rings.  It tells the story of how a Hobbi...

Hugo

There cannot be many people more in love with cinema that Martin Scorsese. During his extensive career has used his personal point of view and his passion for film history to create some of the best,...

Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)

A few days back John reviewed the first of this years two Snow White based movies, Julie Roberts comedy Mirror Mirror. It seems appropriate then that I take up the mantle and review its darker counte...

Mirror Mirror

It shouldn’t come as a surprise in these days of remakes and reboots that Hollywood turns once again to the Snow White fairy tale.  This is the first of the two major releases this year touchin...