American Sniper Review

American Sniper is the adapted autobiography of Chris Kyle, the acclaimed sniper in the Navy SEAL’s. The story follows his incredible 4 tour journey showing insight into the trials and challenges a soldier must take on both the battlefield and at home. Given his track record behind the camera, Clint Eastwood was undoubtedly one of… Continue reading American Sniper Review

Wild Review

Jean Marc Vallee delivered of one my favourite films of last year in ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ which gained recognition for its acting and editing at the Academy Awards last year to which was deserving; this year, one of my favourite breakthrough directors has released ‘Wild’ which stars Reese Witherspoon in the leading role as she… Continue reading Wild Review

2015 Oscar Nominations

Best Picture “American Sniper” “Birdman” “Boyhood” “The Grand Budapest Hotel” “The Imitation Game” “Selma” “The Theory of Everything” “Whiplash” Best Director Wes Anderson, “The Grand Budapest Hotel” Alejandro González Iñárritu, “Birdman” Richard Linklater, “Boyhood” Bennett Miller, “Foxcatcher” Morten Tyldum, “The Imitation Game” Best Actress Marion Cotillard, “Two Days, One Night” Felicity Jones, “The Theory of… Continue reading 2015 Oscar Nominations

Taken 3 Review

No one on this planet would have ever predicted the success of ‘Taken’; originally planned to be a straight-to-video release back in 2008 film which was a surprise big box-office hit at the time which eventually went on to earn a sequel that everyone was asking for. Unfortunately, the big studio heads got involved with… Continue reading Taken 3 Review

Into The Woods Review

Disney take on the successful Broadway musical ‘Into the Woods’ which was originally played in theatres in the US back in 1986 in its original run on stage. After multiple failures to bring the successful musical on the big screen, Disney entered the frame and got the ball rolling back in 2012 and got director… Continue reading Into The Woods Review

The Woman In Black 2: Angel of Death Review by Taller/Darker/Stranger

Wondering whether to catch THE WOMAN IN BLACK 2: ANGEL OF DEATH this week? The Hatmonger from Taller/Darker/Stranger drops by to fill you in. #womaninblack2 #sheneverleft

Birdman Review

Starting off on the independent circuit last year, Birdman took the festivals one after the other and as the New Year approached, we were finally given the opportunity to sit down and watch this critically acclaimed masterpiece on wide release. Birdman stars Michael Keaton as ‘Riggan’, an actor once famed for starring in a series… Continue reading Birdman Review

Foxcatcher Review

‘Foxcatcher’ is based on true events surrounding John Du Pont’s ‘Foxcatcher Farm’ in the 1980’s, where he took on the Schultz brothers who were both at the top of the professional wresting game in that time; coming off from winning two gold medals at the 1984 Olympic games in Los Angeles in the freestyle wrestling,… Continue reading Foxcatcher Review

Exodus: Gods and Kings Review

Exodus: Gods & Kings, plastered all over your TV screens showing off the epic trailer which shows ‘The Director of Gladiator’; and forever will Ridley Scott be cursed with that tag line. If you don’t know already, Exodus follows the story of Moses who is a general and a member of the royal family alongside… Continue reading Exodus: Gods and Kings Review