No, this isn’t an Avatar-bashing blog post, despite the title. Rather I see the following words as an exploration of a missed opportunity. A few days ago someone asked a … Continue reading If I Could Travel To An Alternate Universe, It Would Be One Where James Cameron Never Made Avatar
Talk about an odd journey to the big screen! After all, how often do you get a movie greenlit based entirely on positive reactions to illegally leaked test footage? But … Continue reading If I Could Write… Deadpool!
There’s no doubt that, concidering 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
I was sort of in two minds when trying to decide whether this film was worth a watch. On the one hand, I love sci-fi. Any film about a guy … Continue reading Review: Naked (2017) – Yep, It’s Pretty Much Groundhog Day With Black People
Well that was rather unexpected! First broken by The Hollywood Reporter it seems that the original directors of the Han Solo movie, Phil Lord and Chris Miller, have decided to … Continue reading Who Could Be The New Director For The Han Solo Star Wars Spin-off?
Author’s Note: This article ended up being really long, so it’s split into two parts. Man, they really did try after Terminator 2, didn’t they? 3 Movies. 3 Sequels. And … Continue reading If I Could Write… Terminator! (Part 1)
This review was originally published in September 2016 and has been updated to reflect its 2017 release in the UK. Minor Spoilers Follow I was lucky enough to see an … Continue reading My Review of Hacksaw Ridge (2017)
[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
I hated The Force Awakens. Hated with a capital “H.” In terms of kicking off the return to the Star Wars universe, I felt that JJ Abrams had failed in … Continue reading My Review of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
[MINOR SPOILERS] Science fiction films have always been a notoriously difficult genre to pull off. Add to that the fact that this film has no action and there’s a romantic … Continue reading Review: Vanishing Time: A Boy Who Returned (2016)
No Spoilers, but there is a basic overview of the plot. I was lucky enough to see an early screening of this film at Empire Live, which took place a … Continue reading My Review of Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
Right, cards on the table. While I have seen Star Wars, I have never read Lord of the Flies or Lord of the Rings and I’ve never seen Michael Flatley … Continue reading Who would win in a fight between Sauron (Lord of the Rings), Ralph (Lord of the Flies), Michael Flatley (Lord of the Dance) and Darth Vad…