Review: Tracks (2018) – An Uproarious Backpack Through Europe [Raindance Film Festival 2018]

What is the history of Europe if not a constant cycle of relationship breakdowns followed by conflict? While I doubt British indie filmmaker Jamie Patterson had this in mind when … Continue reading Review: Tracks (2018) – An Uproarious Backpack Through Europe [Raindance Film Festival 2018]

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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

Review: Set It Up (2018) – A Super Cute Rom-Com With Fantastic Chemistry

Having worked in the theatre industry for nearly 12 years, it’s no surprise to say that I get to work with a lot of celebrities. From Hollywood, Broadway and the … Continue reading Review: Set It Up (2018) – A Super Cute Rom-Com With Fantastic Chemistry

Review: I Feel Pretty (2018) – Literally One Of The Most Depressing Comedies I’ve Ever Seen

Though Amy Schumer’s last film, Snatched, wasn’t quite up to par, I Feel Pretty is a return to the Trainwreck mold. In essence, a down-on-her-luck woman trying to make a … Continue reading Review: I Feel Pretty (2018) – Literally One Of The Most Depressing Comedies I’ve Ever Seen

Review: The Surprise (2015) – The Funniest Film About Euthanasia You’ll Ever See

Despite the rallying cry of many a conservative, it’s impossible to deny that society as a whole has become vastly more liberal over the past 100 years or so. This, … Continue reading Review: The Surprise (2015) – The Funniest Film About Euthanasia You’ll Ever See

Review: The Layover (2017) – A Mostly God-Awful, But Occasionally Giggly Girlfight

Back in 2003 my friends and I took a trip to see Charles Angels: Full Throttle. This was in spite of the terrible reviews and ignoring the fact that the … Continue reading Review: The Layover (2017) – A Mostly God-Awful, But Occasionally Giggly Girlfight

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

Review: Naked (2017) – Yep, It’s Pretty Much Groundhog Day With Black People

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

Review: Your Name (2016) – A Terrific Coming-of-Age Time-Travelling Tale

Let’s be honest, body swap films generally tend to be fairly similar. Two people (either opposite genders or older/younger) swap bodies, a couple of humourous situations follow, then everything goes … Continue reading Review: Your Name (2016) – A Terrific Coming-of-Age Time-Travelling Tale