Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald (2018)

If I remember correctly, 2016’s Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them did enough for me to exclaim that I was excited for the next instalment, but as 2018 ticked over and the release got nearer and nearer, I found that I wasn’t feeling the hype for The Crimes Of Grindelwald like someone with a…

It Comes At Night (2017)

Something I have found in my years watching and loving cinema is that the modern horror genre is particularly guilty of producing fantastic trailers that are followed by underwhelming films. However, when it came to the trailer for It Comes At Night, there was something about the pace and premise of the story that felt…

Alien: Covenant (2017)

When Prometheus was released five years ago, I think some critics were too quick to jump on the prequel hating bandwagon. For me, Prometheus wasn’t Alien, it wasn’t Aliens, but it certainly wasn’t The Phantom Menace or Attack Of The Clones either. We now know that Prometheus was the first of at least four franchise…

Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them (2016)

Shhh, quiet, can you hear that? That’s the sound of the Harry Potter cinematic army roaring back in to the theatres en mass  for the first time in five years! It’s been a long wait, and though this new adventure in the wizarding world does not in any way involve a certain young boy with…

Selma (2015)

Ava DuVernay’s newest directorial effort Selma marks the end of an awards season majoratively dedicated to the biopic and the true story. With The Imitation Game, The Theory Of Everything and American Sniper arguably telling lesser known tales, or at least lesser known parts of high profile tales, DuVernay’s big screen release focuses instead on one…