Now in its 18th year, the people behind the Frightfest Film Festival can easily hold their heads up high as the creators of one of the foremost film festivals in … Continue reading Short Scares At The 2018 Arrow Video Frightfest Film Festival
There’s no doubt that, considering society’s obsession with nostalgia, Hollywood studios are raiding more and more of their back catalogues to see whether any of it could be monetised. In … Continue reading Review: Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle (2017) – Fun and Videogames In An Old-School Package
You know, in part one of my list I made what I thought was a minor topical joke about the current state of politics and the dangers of nuclear war. … Continue reading Some of My Most Anticipated Movies of 2018 (Part Two)
“The worst movie of 2017” – Indiewire “Astounding bad in almost every way” – The Wrap “It’s the opposite of must see” – Collider Now I understand mainstream media is … Continue reading Review: Bright (2017) – Is The Most Expensive Netflix Movie Really Its Worst?
Spoilers for Star Wars: Episodes 1-7 and Rogue One I have a lot of weird little rules when it comes to choosing what films I want to spend my hard-earned … Continue reading Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) – A Stunning Movie To End The Year On
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
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)
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
[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
(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
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?
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?