BlacKkKlansman (2018)

Can you smell that? That’s right, it’s the first hint of autumn, which means that it’s the first hint of awards season! I like to think that I made it out of the summer blockbuster quagmire fairly unscathed, but as the nights draw in and the studios start to get more thoughtful with their releases,…

Christopher Robin (2018)

You wait for a Christopher Robin movie, and all of a sudden two come along at once. That’s the famous saying, isn’t it? Last year audiences were treated to Goodbye Christopher Robin,¬†admittedly a film more about A.A. Milne than the son that he made famous, but importantly a film that took an extremely melancholy stance…

The Meg (2018)

My past two cinema trips have been to see small, heavy, sombre British dramas which tackle themes and subject matter that really challenge you and leave you thinking for hours after the credits have rolled. Do you know what the perfect antidote to that is? A big fuck off shark movie starring a big fuck…

The Escape (2017)

I know, I know, this is usually what happens during the week of a big Marvel release, but I’m sorry guys, I couldn’t muster the enthusiasm to go and see Ant-Man And The Wasp! I saw and liked the first instalment for what it was, but honestly it feels like about thirteen different Marvel properties…

Apostasy (2017)

Happy August everybody. Nothing says ‘it’s the school holidays and cinemas are being overrun with Marvel films and children’s animations’ than a good old fashioned trip to the small, five row fifth screen at my local multiplex! Though I’ve done my fair share of blockbustering so far this summer, I thought it was about time…