Wild Rose (2018)

It feels like only five minutes ago that the world was obsessed with A Star Is Born. I don’t know about you, but I can’t help but feel like Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s lovefest seems to have fallen off a cliff in terms of cultural footprint and longevity. With the exception of Shallow still…

Peterloo (2018)

If you were a school student in England between the years of 1994 and 2008 like I was, then it think it’s probably fair to assume that you have an extensive knowledge of the Tudors, the Victorian era, the Second World War, and not much else! Education’s obsession with all things Henry VIII means that…

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…

The Lady In The Van (2015)

As the cold nights get colder and the fallen leaves begin to amass on the rain sodden pavements, what could be more suitably British to match the British weather than a bit of Alan Bennett? The Leeds born playwright, screenwriter, actor and author has always been something of a permanent fixture in my life and…