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...
Darkest Hour

Darkest Hour

The first question to ask about Darkest Hour is Do we actually need another film about Winston Churchill? The answer is clearly yes. Despite there being two other major portrayals of the man in the l...
Pixar Coco

Coco

Explaining death to a child is, in most circumstances, a difficult thing to do. More often than not, there is talk of remembering those who have passed; through photographs, stories and anniversaries...
Molly's Game

Molly’s Game

There is no question that Aaron Sorkin is a one-man writing phenomenon. He’s the name behind some of the biggest money-spinners on both television and the silver screen alike. As a director, however,...
All the Money in the World

All The Money in the World

Despite the fact that Ridley Scott’s All The Money in the World has a genuinely interesting storyline, I can’t help but feel that the furore surrounding Mark Wahlberg’s reshoot paycheck and having Ch...

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...

Leatherface

A horror legend returns to DVD in 2018 as directors Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo explore the origin story of Leatherface in… well, Leatherface. Written by Seth M. Sherwood, the film serves as ...

47 Meters Down

Full disclosure: I’m afraid of the ocean. Quite a lot. Not sharks necessarily (giant squids-imagine one of THOSE coming at you) but more the ocean as a concept. A vast, unknowable emptiness that feel...

Good Time

Good Time has one of the most concise titles of recent times; it does exactly what it says on the tin. Starring Robert Pattinson (Twilight) and directed by the Safdie brothers, Good Time tells the st...

Benjamin’s Top Ten Films Of 2017

Well, 2017 has of course been a tumultuous year in politics what with the rise and rise of Trump and the waning and wilting of the so-called left, however, cinema has and always will be a welcome for...