Avengers: Endgame (2019)

WHAT IS THIS, I HEAR YOU SCREAM? Amy Andrews, of Oh! That Film Blog, writing an actual review of an actual proper Marvel movie? Let me tell you, kids, I’ve been on a pretty big adventure. After finally admitting that this is a pop culture footprint too large to be ignorant of, I set about…

Deadpool 2 (2018)

2016’s Deadpool will always hold a fun and special place in my heart, because it was the R-rated comic book romp two years ago that opened me up to a new kind of appreciation for a genre that I have little to no real connection with. Besides the campy, unusual Tim Burton era of Batman…

Hail, Caesar! (2016)

When it comes to the work of the Coen brothers, it would be fair to say that my history with their filmography spans an extremely broad spectrum of opinion. Whilst I regard Fargo and True Grit among my very favourite pictures of all time, I have also been greatly disappointed by the likes of Inside Llewyn…

Sin City: A Dame To Kill For (2014)

When Sin City came out in 2005, the big screen adaptation of Frank Miller’s comic strip received pretty much universal praise. The film was lauded for its impressive and unique visual style, coming as close to the look of a real comic book as any film ever had, but the picture’s revolutionary aesthetic was also…

Labor Day (2013)

Whilst Kevin Hart has taken up most of my cinema viewing over the past few weeks with Ride Along and About Last Night, it appears as though Kate Winslet is following suit with a double bill of releases in late March and early April. The first of these releases is Labor Day, an adaptation of…

Gangster Squad (2013)

Every now and then I’ll go to the cinema only to find that the film I wanted to see is sold out. The unwanted decision then has to be made about which film to see instead, and it almost always ends in a huge disappointment. In 2010 I had the misfortune of missing out on…