Fast & Furious 8

Remember the opening of Fast & Furious 7? Deckard Shaw (a new-to-the-series Jason Statham) says some comforting words to his comatose, bed-ridden Brother. As he leaves, a tracking shot follows hi...

Beauty and the Beast

In the current cinematic age of remakes, reboots and reimaginings, it was only going to be a matter of time before Disney started going through its plethora of past hits and giving them a shiny new c...
The Boss Baby

The Boss Baby

Any film where Alec Baldwin is providing the voice for a newborn pretty much has my attention instantly. This was definitely the case with Dreamworks’ The Boss Baby. As soon as I saw the first ...
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Paterson

Anyone who goes to see a Jim Jarmusch film knows that they are letting themselves in for something a little surreal. I’m a huge fan on 1995’s Dead Man and 2013’s Only Lovers Left Alive. It could be s...

Solaris

Andrei Tarkovsky’s, Solaris, is one of the cornerstones of the science fiction genre. It’s one of the few science fiction films of the 70s that feels truly important when you’re watching it. It’...

In A Valley Of Violence

Certain genres in film naturally have peaks and troughs. What dominates studio pitch-meetings and multiplexes one minute is yesterday’s news the next. Horror, for instance, was arguably at its pinnac...

Kong: Skull Island Review

Kong: Skull Island is the blockbuster debut for director Jordan Vogt-Roberts, and his first film since his coming of age drama Kings of Summer two years ago. Despite Kong being typical for the genre,...

Ghost In The Shell

After being in development for over a decade the live action adaptation of Ghost In The Shell finally comes to the big screen. An impressive and extensive marketing campaign, marred only by the white...

Bleed For This

The boxing genre tends to follow a specific formula. From Rocky to Southpaw, the core of the plot is of an underdog and their epic comeback. Bleed for This doesn’t deviate from this trusted for...

Power Rangers

In 2015, a gritty violent short film launched online called Power/Rangers. While it turned out to be an unauthorised fan film by Joseph Khan, it received praise from fans and former cast members of t...