The Snowman (2017)

The closer we get to Halloween, the more horror/thriller type films come to our cinema screens. Much more in the mood to experience a thrill rather than a scare, I decided to opt for The Snowman, a British made big screen adaption of the successful 2007 novel of the same name by the Norwegian crime writer…

La La Land (2016)

I’m not going to pretend that I wasn’t destined to adore this film regardless of its execution and reception. From the minute I saw the first trailer for La La Land, I knew I was going to be completely besotted. Any long time reader of this site will know that, for want of a better…

Zootropolis (2016)

Compared to Pixar’s double release of Inside Out and The Good Dinosaur last year, 2015 was a relatively uneventful period for Walt Disney Animation Studios. With 2014’s Big Hero 6 their last major release, and arguably still not quite recovered from the glorious hangover that 2013’s Frozen gave them, the studio have finally come out…

Top Ten: Films Of 2015

Well, as another year in cinema comes to a close, it’s once again to throw my list making two cents in to the hat and present you with my top ten movies of the year. It really feels as though 2015 has been a mega year for movies, with the return of some much loved…

Whiplash (2014)

Every now and then a pair of films will come out almost simultaneously that share a similarity both in terms of tone and theme. Last week I detailed the great enjoyment that was provided by Steve Carell and co. in Foxcatcher, a film that centres around a young protagonist, talented in their chosen field, who…