Director: Martin McDonagh Cast: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell, Lucas Hedges, John Hawkes, Abbie Cornish, Peter Dinklage, Caleb Landry Jones, Samara Weaving REVIEW Martin McDonagh has made his glorious return to the silver screen with a tale of vengeance, grief, miscarriages of justice, isolation and family with his third film directorial effort (well four if… Continue reading Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review
Just over a year ago I published an article on this WordPress discussing the current state of horror cinema with close reference to a variety of sub categories within the genre. One of these categories was the found footage. I noted how it is the closest method of setting a horror narrative in a familiar… Continue reading Creep 1 & 2 Review
Black Mirror returned last Friday on Netflix for its fourth season. Having watched the six new entries of the sci-fi anthology, I feel safe in saying this latest batch of episodes is the most consistently strong since the series began. Partly this is down to writer and creator Charlie Brooker experimenting with the format of… Continue reading Black Mirror returns with its most consistent season
I saw a lot of great films this year. At a time when things seem more chaotic than ever it's even easier to lose yourself in the magic, escapism and beauty of the cinema, Netflix or DVDs. Plenty of films offered escape but even more offered a refection of our dark reality and how as… Continue reading Andrew’s Top Ten Films of 2017.
Director: David Ayer Cast: Will Smith, Joel Edgerton, Noomi Rapace, Lucy Fry, Edgar Ramirez, Jay Hernandez, Ike Barinholtz REVIEW It's odd to see in this day and age that fantasy films are now considered to be a dangerous field for box office success. Back in the day where films like the Lord of the Rings… Continue reading Bright Review
2017 is slowly drawing to a close and I figured it would be perfect timing to take a look back at some of the best and worst releases of the year. However instead of doing a top ten I figured I would shake things up a bit and instead choose my top picks of the… Continue reading TOP 10 0F 2017
Hopefully at this point now you have seen Star Wars: The Last Jedi because I'm about to go in depth with some of the 'big moments' of the film so if you're triggered by spoilers of any kind, I would advise you to log off, see the film and then give this piece a read.… Continue reading Star Wars: The Last Jedi SPOILER TALK