Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – Film Review

This year of endings has just wrapped up in the form of the ninth and final film of the main Star Wars ‘Skywalker Saga’; The Rise of Skywalker. The third in the sequel trilogy and the final film of one of the most famous storied ever told, TROS takes place one year after the infamouslyContinue reading “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – Film Review”

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – S3: Series Review

Season 3 of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel released on Amazon Prime early this month. The show, for those unfamiliar (though if that’s true I don’t recommend starting from Season 3 anyway) is set in the 60s and centres around Midge Maisel, an aspiring stand-up comic, and her family. Veteran fans of the show will know,Continue reading “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – S3: Series Review”

Knives Out: Film Review

Hailed as the dark horse movie of the year by critics and audience alike, Knives Out is a Whodunnit written and directed by Star Wars the Last Jedi and Looper director Rian Johnson in lieu of Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot. The film centres around the death of acclaimed murder mystery writer Harlan Thrombey’s apparent suicide.Continue reading “Knives Out: Film Review”

The Kominsky Method Season 2: Series Review

          The Kominsky Method, which recently premiered its second season on Netflix, is a comedy about the lives of two ageing men as they navigate the realities of old age. Sandy Kominsky, played by Michael Douglas (Douglas previously won a Golden Globe for the role in season 1), a formerly renown actingContinue reading “The Kominsky Method Season 2: Series Review”

Modern Love Season 1: Series Review

Modern Love is an 8 episode Amazon Prime original anthology, inspired by true stories published in the New York Times Column of the same name. The episodes are a collection of hand-picked stories describing the  unique relationships different New Yorkers from different situations and backgrounds have had with love of different kinds. Being an anthology,Continue reading “Modern Love Season 1: Series Review”

Bojack Horseman Season 6 Part 1: Series Review

The first half of Bojack Horseman’s conclusive 6th season was released this morning on Netflix. Today’s 8 episodes are half of the final season of the celebrated Netflix animated series. The show centres around Bojack Horseman: ageing TV star whose self-destructive tendencies lead him on a life criss-crossed with bad decisions and despicable behaviour. SeasonContinue reading “Bojack Horseman Season 6 Part 1: Series Review”

Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels Film Review

Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels is a, gritty, quirky, and hilarious comedy-of-errors crime film, focusing on the criminal underbelly of London. The film follows the action of a number of character sets in the same time period; a group of four cockney boys, a mercenary, a mafia kingpin, another mafia kingpin, a couple moreContinue reading “Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels Film Review”

The Boys – S1: TV Review

One of the most pleasant surprises of last while in the world of television, The Boys is a new Amazon Prime series based on a comic book series of the same name. The concept turns the glittering golden super hero formula right on its head; the story takes place in a world where super heroesContinue reading “The Boys – S1: TV Review”