First Man (2018)

There are few things that capture your imagination as a child quite like the thought of a man landing on the moon. With missions to Mars and even further space exploration just over the horizon, it is strange to think that Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set foot on that white circle in the sky…

Manchester By The Sea (2016)

I’ll be honest, I’m still on a bit of a high from La La Land. What could possibly bring me down from the pure cinematic, whimsical joy that Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling filled my heart with? A family melodrama focused around a number of unspeakable tragedies, you say? Oh, okay, that ought to do…

Carol (2015)

It feels like almost yesterday that Cate Blanchett picked up her second Academy Award for Blue Jasmine back in early 2014, but in fact it has been nearly two years filled with mixed success, in my opinion. Though I had some affection for The Monument’s Men, arguably the biggest picture for her in these two…

The Wolf Of Wall Street (2013)

Anyone who is familiar with this site will be aware of my cinematic penchant for the seedier, quirkier, more exploitative style of film that has recently been displayed in pictures such as The Paperboy¬†and Lovelace. I take great interest in and find myself captivated by aspects and situations of human life that I am far…