Review: Basmati Blues (2017) – A Bubbly But Bland Bollywood Movie

Well this is a first. For those of you living around the world, you may not know that the United Kingdom has quite a significant South-Asian population. Mostly this is … Continue reading Review: Basmati Blues (2017) – A Bubbly But Bland Bollywood Movie

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Review: Veere Di Wedding (2018) – An Inferior Bollywood Girls Trip

My father often tells me the story of when Francis Ford Coppola’s The Godfather was released in India. Having already seen the film once, and loving it, he dragged a … Continue reading Review: Veere Di Wedding (2018) – An Inferior Bollywood Girls Trip

Theatre Review: The People’s Rock: A Musical (2018) – A Play at the Network Theatre [VAULT Festival 2018]

Another year, another Vault Festival! After my excellent experience during the two science-fiction shows I saw last year, how could I not return? For those of you that may be … Continue reading Theatre Review: The People’s Rock: A Musical (2018) – A Play at the Network Theatre [VAULT Festival 2018]

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

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

Theatre Review: Summer Nights in Space (2017) – A Play at the Waterloo Vaults [VAULT Festival 2017]

Science Fiction and Musical. Two words that are unusual to find in the same sentence. For some reason sci-fi has rarely been seen as worthy enough to bestow the gift … Continue reading Theatre Review: Summer Nights in Space (2017) – A Play at the Waterloo Vaults [VAULT Festival 2017]

Review: The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964) – A More Believable Version Of La La Land

With the recent release of La La Land, it seems there has been a resurgence of interest in cinematic musical delights. One such example that crossed my path was the 1964 French … Continue reading Review: The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964) – A More Believable Version Of La La Land

Review: La La Land (2016) – A Timeless Classic With An Implausible Finale

Did Damien Chazelle suffer a stroke at some point? Seriously, he made an excellent and critically acclaimed movie in Whiplash. A great script. A memorable villain. A stunning performance from … Continue reading Review: La La Land (2016) – A Timeless Classic With An Implausible Finale

Review: Trolls (2016) – Barely A Step Up Over Actual Internet Trolls

Mild spoilers follows The newest of Dreamworks animated offerings, Trolls is an interesting idea decently executed, but doesn’t come anywhere near the best of animated cinema. Set in world so … Continue reading Review: Trolls (2016) – Barely A Step Up Over Actual Internet Trolls