Film Review: Terminator: Dark Fate

Director: Tim Miller Release Date: October 23,  2019 Certificate: 15 Runtime: 2h 8mins big noises, big explosions! Dark Fate is the sixth film to be produced in the Terminator franchise and sets the story on a new path… sort of. It is 2022 and Sarah Connor spends her time hunting and killing Terminators that happen [...]

The Rise of Skywalker FINAL Trailer

THE SAGA OF A LIFETIME WILL COME TO AN END THIS DECEMBER, SEE THE STUNNING VISUALS As The Rise of Skywalker theatrical release draws nearer, hype for the last ever film in this triple trilogy just got real. The last trailer and poster have been officially launched. If you haven’t seen any of these where [...]

Top 10 Franchise Films Coming in 2020

2019 might not have been the most stimulating of years in terms of Hollywood blockbusters and it would appear as though every major studio is endeavouring to stretch their collectable assets to the limit when it comes to producing “new” content. For example, the re-packaging and re-distribution of all of the animated Disney movies into [...]

Amazon’s Lord of the Rings TV Series

- ONE TV SHOW TO RULE THEM ALL - #LOTRonPrime The forthcoming Lord of the Rings TV series, produced by Amazon Studios has been quite the exciting wait. It comes nearly two decades since The Fellowship of the Ring was released to the world. Fans of the works by J. R. R. Tolkien (myself included) [...]

Film Review: Toy Story 4

- a satisfying end that will grip your heart strings -    Director – Josh Cooley Cast – Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts, Tony Hale Genre – Animation, Comedy, Family, Adventure, Fantasy   Brought to our screens and lead by director Josh Cooley (Inside Out (2015), Up (2009) and, Ratatoullie (2007)), the Disney Pixar [...]

Film Review: Rocketman

- a cosmically fabulous, bedazzling biopic - 4.5/5 The post-Cannes hype is real and this film was a MUST SEE. Let me tell you, it did not dissapoint. This is director Dexter Fletcher’s (Sunshine on Leith, Eddie the Eagle) fourth debut and he sure has reached for the stars. The film had its first preview/premiere at the [...]

Film Review and Breakdown: Us

Are you sure your family is your family? reliable thrills from Jordan peele's Us Jordan Peele’s Us turned out to be an awe-inspiring masterpiece in this well-crafted menacing thriller. Following on from his massive horror hit Get Out (2017), Us focuses generally on America as a whole and its political culture.    Caution, this review may contain [...]

Film Review: Shazam!

FIND THE SUPERHERO IN YOU. JUST SAY THE WORD! Background I was extremely excited about this movie as it didn’t appear to have that recent, dark DC stamp on it. Instead we have something much more light-hearted, fun, and down-right entertaining. Before we get into the review I wanted to briefly touch on the promotional [...]

Film Review: Green Book

2019 Academy Award Winner: Best Film  Green Book was very much deemed the underdog at this years Academy Awards however, given its cultural, class and political nature it's really not so surprising it took home Best Film. Green Book is based on a true story. Set on the backdrop of 1960’s America the film hones [...]

Theatre Review: Jersey Boys

[images: credit to the owners] oh, what a night! First of all, let me just say that if you ever get the opportunity to see Jersey Boys then please, please do. An inviting and uplifting stage show that provides the ultimate feel-good factor and will give you serious happy vibes and, not to mention, the music [...]