Spiderman Into the Spiderverse: Film Review

Billed as one of the most unique and interesting animated movies in recent memory, Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse swung into theatres this December, boasting an explosive cast; the likes of Chris Pine, Mahershala Ali, Hailee Stienfeld, Lily Tomlim, Liev Schriber, the one and only Nick Cage, and more. The expectations literally could not have beenContinue reading “Spiderman Into the Spiderverse: Film Review”

Fantastic Beasts – Crimes of Grindelwald: Film Review

The wizarding world grew wider still with the release of the latest Harry Potter prequel film in the form of Fantastic Beast and Where to Find them: The Crimes of Grindelwald. The film is set some seventy years before the events of Harry Potter, during the height of Grindelwald’s powers. Eddie Redmayne and co repriseContinue reading “Fantastic Beasts – Crimes of Grindelwald: Film Review”

Creed 2: Film Review

“A fantastic addition to the Rocky film franchise, staying true to the legacy of the story”  “Well performed, well put together, and manages to engage an audience in a forty-year old story that’s still going strong.” The next chapter in the iconic Rocky franchise was released a few weeks ago in the form of CreedContinue reading “Creed 2: Film Review”

Bohemian Rhapsody: Film Review

One of the films I was most excited for this year was Bohemian Rhapsody. The film is a biopic on the lead singer of legendary rock and roll band ‘Queen’: Freddy Mercury; up to and including the band’s legendary performance at the Live Aid concert in 1985. Queen was a huge part of my lifeContinue reading “Bohemian Rhapsody: Film Review”

The Fundamentals Of Caring: Film Review

Okay standard disclaimer. The following film review is a resoundingly positive account of what is, by all measures, a technically meh movie. The Fundamentals of Caring is a Netflix Original starring Paul Rudd, Selena Gomez, and Craig Roberts in lead roles. The film revolves around Rudd and Robert’s characters, Ben and Trevor, one of whomContinue reading “The Fundamentals Of Caring: Film Review”

When Harry Met Sally: Film Review

When Harry Met Sally is a romantic comedy, released in 1989 to critical and commercial success. The film follows the relationship between two unlikely friends, Harry and Sally (Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan), who connect through a mutual friend and embark on a series of unlikely meetings over the next decade, wrestling with what theirContinue reading “When Harry Met Sally: Film Review”

Philadelphia: Film Review

Philadelphia, starring Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington, is a film about a lawyer who is fired from his firm as a result of a combination of his homosexuality and his diagnosis with AIDS. As Andy (Hanks) seeks compensation for wrongful termination, he enlists the help of rival lawyer and unabashed homophobe Joe Miller (Washington) inContinue reading “Philadelphia: Film Review”

Star Wars The Last Jedi: Film Review

Last December saw the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The film could easily have been described as far and away the most anticipated film of the 21st century (at the time,Avengers Infinity War swiftly brought an end to that), and had an effect like no Star Wars media has ever had on theContinue reading “Star Wars The Last Jedi: Film Review”

Mission Impossible Fallout: Film Review

The best spy franchise in cinema history (Bond fans are screaming) made it’s sixth and absolutely not last appearance in the form of Mission Impossible: Fallout. Tom Cruise’s Ethan Hunt returns, not a day over 56, to the world saving business; as well as almost the entire core cast of the last film (barring JeremyContinue reading “Mission Impossible Fallout: Film Review”