Review: The Liquidator (2017) – A Serial Killer, Mysteries and A Whole Lot Of Logical Jumps

Released in China at the tale end of 2017, my awareness of The Liquidator was about the same as Teresa May’s awareness over the current state of the NHS, i.e. … Continue reading Review: The Liquidator (2017) – A Serial Killer, Mysteries and A Whole Lot Of Logical Jumps

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: Wind River (2017) – A Captivating Clash Of Cold and Crime

Taylor Sheridan is my God. Why? Because as I am an aspiring screenwriter, Sheridan’s work gives me hope for my own career. Just look at what he’s accomplished so far. … Continue reading Review: Wind River (2017) – A Captivating Clash Of Cold and Crime

Review: 78/52 (2017) – An Interesting Slice of Hitchcock History

When I was younger I was quite the voracious reader. Everywhere I would go my mind would be engrossed in the pages of a good book. At dinner, on the … Continue reading Review: 78/52 (2017) – An Interesting Slice of Hitchcock History

Review: It Comes At Night (2017) – A Terrifying Portrayal of Human Paranoia

To be perfectly honest, It Comes at Night was not a film I ever wanted to watch. While I am a great fan of Joel Edgerton, said admiration wasn’t enough … Continue reading Review: It Comes At Night (2017) – A Terrifying Portrayal of Human Paranoia

Review: Boy, Have We Got Another Vacation For You! – A Look Back At Futureworld (1976)

Click here for my original review for 1973’s Westworld It’s easy to assume that the popular 2016 TV Series, Westworld, was the first spinoff piece of media inspired by the Michael … Continue reading Review: Boy, Have We Got Another Vacation For You! – A Look Back At Futureworld (1976)

Orlando Bloom Doing a Cockney Accent? Sign Me Up! – My Review of Unlocked (2017)

Over the course of my life I have seen many films in totally empty cinema screens. Attack of the Clones, Alice in Wonderland, Captain America, the list reaches into the … Continue reading Orlando Bloom Doing a Cockney Accent? Sign Me Up! – My Review of Unlocked (2017)

Look On My Works, Ye Mighty, And Despair – My Review of Alien: Covenant (2017)

Man! Ridley Scott really wants to relive his youth, doesn’t he? Two trips back to the Alien franchise. A return to the Blade Runner universe. What next? Legend 2: Electric Boogaloo? (which, … Continue reading Look On My Works, Ye Mighty, And Despair – My Review of Alien: Covenant (2017)

Boy, Have We Got A Vacation For You! – My Review of Westworld (1973)

As I’m sure you’re all aware, a couple of months ago the world went nuts for 10 weeks with the release of the new HBO series: Westworld. While I chose … Continue reading Boy, Have We Got A Vacation For You! – My Review of Westworld (1973)

Review: Flight to Fury (1964) – A Jack Nicholson Retrospective

Click here for the introduction and the first review in my Jack Nicholson Retrospective. And I’m back! The sixth film in the Jack Nicholson retrospective is a unique one as … Continue reading Review: Flight to Fury (1964) – A Jack Nicholson Retrospective

Resistance in the Shadow of War – My Review of Age of Shadows (2017)

Released in South Korea and America in September 2016, it has been a long 6 months waiting for this intriguing film to be released in the UK. Having made my … Continue reading Resistance in the Shadow of War – My Review of Age of Shadows (2017)

Is There Life in this Alien-Inspired Space Thriller? – My Review of Life (2017)

Author’s Note: Spoilers for Ridley Scott’s Alien. Does the word “rip-off” always have to refer to something negative? I mean, if Ole Kirk Christiansen hadn’t ripped off Hilary Fisher Page, we’d have … Continue reading Is There Life in this Alien-Inspired Space Thriller? – My Review of Life (2017)