Review: Mission Abort (2018) – A Play at the Waterloo Vaults [VAULT Festival 2018]

I’m not going to pretend that I’m a particularly knowledgeable person when it comes to abortion. Despite my lack of awareness, one thing I had always been fairly confident of … Continue reading Review: Mission Abort (2018) – A Play at the Waterloo Vaults [VAULT Festival 2018]

Review: Double Infemnity (2018) – A Play at the Waterloo Vaults [VAULT Festival 2018]

While I’m always eager to see new approaches to traditional storytelling, one of my biggest theatrical disappointments was when I went to see an all female version of Posh. Mainly … Continue reading Review: Double Infemnity (2018) – A Play at the Waterloo Vaults [VAULT Festival 2018]

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

Review: Posh (2017) – A Play at the Pleasance Theatre

It’s incredibly rare for me to purchase a theatre ticket without the announcement of the cast. But in the case of the all-female Posh, it was a needed exception. After … Continue reading Review: Posh (2017) – A Play at the Pleasance Theatre

Review: The Wild Ride (1960) – A Jack Nicholson Retrospective

Click here for the introduction and the first review of my Jack Nicholson Retrospective. Only two years after The Cry Baby Killer, Jack Nicholson finally lands his first true lead … Continue reading Review: The Wild Ride (1960) – A Jack Nicholson Retrospective

Review: The Cry Baby Killer (1958) – A Jack Nicholson Retrospective

I recently received an e-mail from the BFI (British Film Institute) saying that, in celebration of Jack Nicholson’s 80th birthday on 22nd April 2017, they would be bringing back the … Continue reading Review: The Cry Baby Killer (1958) – A Jack Nicholson Retrospective

My thoughts on Passengers (2016) and the art of storytelling

[Spoilers for Passengers, 24 (TV Show), What Lies Beneath and No Country for Old Men.] You know what got me into storytelling? An episode of Star Trek. Specifically Season 5, … Continue reading My thoughts on Passengers (2016) and the art of storytelling

My Review of The Edge of Seventeen (2016)

I often get infuriated by people that say writing a good female character is easy, because all you have to do is write a good male character and then change the … Continue reading My Review of The Edge of Seventeen (2016)

Review: Inferno (2016) – A Middling Chapter In The Robert Langdon Trilogy

Igniting cinema screen over 7 years after the second installment of the Dan Brown adventure stories; it’s hard to understand why it was felt this belated sequel needed to be … Continue reading Review: Inferno (2016) – A Middling Chapter In The Robert Langdon Trilogy