My Top 15 Most Notable Films of 2017

Well here we are again. The end of another 365-day journey around the sun. And it doesn’t feel like it was a particularly great year, was it? Even putting aside … Continue reading My Top 15 Most Notable Films of 2017

“It’s All About The Magic” – The Story Behind Every Father Christmas

Author’s Note: This article isn’t the usual pop culture stuff I put out, but I felt it was an interesting topic considering the seasonal period! If there’s one thing that … Continue reading “It’s All About The Magic” – The Story Behind Every Father Christmas

Review: Professor Marston and the Wonder Woman (2017) – A Uniquely Wonderful 20th Century Love Story

While this might sound slightly stereotypical, I believe that, when looking at their overall work, each country around the world specialises in a certain type of film. For the Americans, … Continue reading Review: Professor Marston and the Wonder Woman (2017) – A Uniquely Wonderful 20th Century Love Story

What’s In A Name? – A Review of Meet the Hitlers (2014)

Being that I am of Sri Lankan origin, my birth name is much longer than those in the west are used to. Most people just end up pronouncing it incorrectly, … Continue reading What’s In A Name? – A Review of Meet the Hitlers (2014)

Review: Land of Mine (2017) – Denmark’s Post-WWII Secret

Over the years I have learnt that if you choose to attend a film festival, don’t waste time going to see the big (or even middle) budget Hollywood movies. Whether … Continue reading Review: Land of Mine (2017) – Denmark’s Post-WWII Secret

A Defence of Harry Styles, Popstars, and Their Cinematic Career Paths

Alright people, by now many us have seen Christopher Nolan’s new war epic, Dunkirk. While an astounding piece of cinema, I have recently met a few individuals that are refusing … Continue reading A Defence of Harry Styles, Popstars, and Their Cinematic Career Paths

Welcome to the Jungle! – My Review of The Lost City of Z (2017)

I’m a little curious as to what the thinking was when deciding to adapt the life of Percy Fawcett to the silver screen. Unlike his contemporaries, Fawcett made no particularly grand … Continue reading Welcome to the Jungle! – My Review of The Lost City of Z (2017)

Review – Denial (2016) – The Ultimate Fight Against The Ultimate Fake News

In this day and age of “Alternative Facts” and “Fake News”, it’s easy to forget that the fight for truth and factualism has been going on for decades. Even when something … Continue reading Review – Denial (2016) – The Ultimate Fight Against The Ultimate Fake News

Review: Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made (2015) – A Fan Film To End All Fan Films

The Youtube age has been a wonderful thing for aspiring filmmakers. No longer do filmmakers have to struggle through the Hollywood system, battling against unseen prejudices and bigotry. Picking up … Continue reading Review: Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made (2015) – A Fan Film To End All Fan Films

Review: Deepwater Horizon (2016) – A Beautiful Ode To The Heroes Of The Sea

Yet another real life disaster film released during Oscar season? But do not fret fellow film fanatics! Deepwater Horizon is a visceral engaging feast told with the uttermost respect for those … Continue reading Review: Deepwater Horizon (2016) – A Beautiful Ode To The Heroes Of The Sea

Devil’s Advocate: Can You Paint A Historical Picture (Without Lying) Showing Hitler As A “Good” Guy?

Author’s Note: Just to be clear, I know Hitler was the biggest dick of the 20th century! This answer was to a question originally posted on Quora and is merely … Continue reading Devil’s Advocate: Can You Paint A Historical Picture (Without Lying) Showing Hitler As A “Good” Guy?