Lizzie (2018)

Cinema might be my greatest passion and interest, but something that certainly finds itself comfortably in the top five is true crime. From Forensic Files to The Jinx to any number of awesome podcasts, true crime is probably the thing that sends me in to more Wikipedia holes than any other topic. You can imagine…

Bad Reputation (2018)

There’s no denying that the world of rock and roll is historically one that has been dominated by men, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, AC/DC, The Who, the list goes on and on and on. That doesn’t mean, though, that women haven’t managed to factor themselves in to this boy’s club. There have…

Certain Women (2016)

Directed by Kelly Reichardt, Certain Women is another classic example of the post-Oscars season when random, non-genre specific films rise to the top of the pile and find late limited releases in screens all over the place. This particular picture first made waves way back at the beginning of last year when it debuted at…

American Ultra (2015)

Welcome to September, everybody! For us cinema going film lovers, the approaching early nights and chilly evenings leading up to winter mean only one thing, that we are entering in to the strange period between summer blockbusters and end of year awards contenders. The first of these ‘in-between’ films, for me, at least, comes in…

Mini Reviews #15

Two Days, One Night (2014) Director: Luc Dardenne, Jean-Pierre Dardenne Starring: Marion Cotillard, Fabrizio Rongione, Catherine Salée Two Days, One Night follows protagonist Sandra for the titled amount of time while she goes door to door amongst the homes of her colleagues to try to persuade them to vote against her redundancy. The film is incredibly…

Still Alice (2014)

For avid cinema fans in the United Kingdom, 2014’s Still Alice was a film that fell in to the infuriating category of awards darling that wasn’t going to be released in our country until well after all the envelopes had been opened and statuettes had been given out. We had to sit and smile in aggravated…