Middle-Earth vs The Seven Kingdoms: A Night of Music at the London Palladium

When comparing the titanic successes of Lord of the Rings (LOTR) and Game of Thrones (GoT); there is no doubt that both franchises brought fantasy to the forefront of mainstream pop … Continue reading Middle-Earth vs The Seven Kingdoms: A Night of Music at the London Palladium

Review: Thor: Ragnarok (2017) – It’s Hammer Time! (Without The Hammer)

Spoilers for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Thor: The Dark World and Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. “unrelentingly serious” “a few jokes wouldn’t have gone amiss” “A cataclysm-caravan … Continue reading Review: Thor: Ragnarok (2017) – It’s Hammer Time! (Without The Hammer)

A Visit To The Sixth Annual British Animation Film Festival

Being that I’m in the middle of post-production for my own short film, I’ve recently gained a new sense of appreciation as to how difficult actually finishing a film can … Continue reading A Visit To The Sixth Annual British Animation Film Festival

Review: Can Spider-man: Homecoming Swing The Franchise Away From Mediocrity?

From Sami Rami’s Spider-Man 3 to The Amazing Spider-Man 2 in 2014, it’s a true sign as to the strength of the Spider-Man character that his franchise was able to survive … Continue reading Review: Can Spider-man: Homecoming Swing The Franchise Away From Mediocrity?

The Tragedy Of George R.R. Martin And His Future Books

[Spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 1-6 and the entire Song of Ice and Fire Book Saga] On its release in 2011, Game of Thrones almost immediately became one of … Continue reading The Tragedy Of George R.R. Martin And His Future Books

Review: Is Colossal Finally the Good Godzilla Movie We’ve All Been Waiting For?

Typical! You wait years for a monster movie starring an Oscar winner and three come along at once! But unlike The Mummy and Kong: Skull Island, Colossal seems be from … Continue reading Review: Is Colossal Finally the Good Godzilla Movie We’ve All Been Waiting For?

Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge (2017) – Better in the Way Being Stabbed is Better Than Being Murdered

(Also released in various territories as Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales) It’s still a little hard to believe, isn’t it? A movie franchise based on a … Continue reading Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge (2017) – Better in the Way Being Stabbed is Better Than Being Murdered

Review: Is King Arthur: Legend of the Sword the new Gladiator?

No. Like not even close. Like so far apart they might as well be nicknamed Donald and Melania. But it’s been a solid 13 years since the last time a major … Continue reading Review: Is King Arthur: Legend of the Sword the new Gladiator?

Will The New Han Solo Film Just Be Star Wars: The Greatest Hits?

The original inspiration for a screenplay can come from many different things. For some it might be a vague image, such as James Cameron’s fevered dream of nuclear devastation, leading … Continue reading Will The New Han Solo Film Just Be Star Wars: The Greatest Hits?

My Review of Fantastic Beasts and Where to find them (2016)

You know, a couple of days ago I saw a Warner Brothers distributed film that was filled with imaginative magical beasts. But due to a poor script, led by people … Continue reading My Review of Fantastic Beasts and Where to find them (2016)