Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (2019)

In the world of cinema, my world at least, few things come with more anticipation and excitement than a new Quentin Tarantino release. From Pulp Fiction to Jackie Brown to the Kill Bills and more, I can honestly say that more than half of the man’s filmography probably ranks inside my top twenty five movies…

Top Ten: Films Of 2016

If you are reading this, then I’d like to congratulate you on making it through the absolute blood bath that has been 2016. This year will always be remembered as one in which we said goodbye to a plethora of stars like David Bowie, George Michael and Prince, and a particularly shocking and unwanted surprise…

The Revenant (2015)

Along with all of the usual tropes that accompany awards season, a new, endlessly fun campaign has arisen in the last few years, the dedicated campaign from fans to see Leonardo DiCaprio finally be given the Oscar that they believe he has deserved and been overlooked for multiple times. This year, Leo’s shot at Academy…

Top Ten: Films That Never Won An Oscar

With the film world’s biggest awards ceremony just around the corner, cinema sites and blogs across the internet are filled with predictions and lists of Oscar favourites of the past. It is important to remember, though, that out of the hundreds of movies that are released every year, only a small handful are given Academy…

Mini Reviews #11

Mega Python vs. Gatoroid (2011) Director: Mary Lambert Starring: Debbie Gibson, Tiffany, A Martinez An extraordinary case of a film being so bad that it comes full circle to being utterly enjoyable to watch. Debbie Gibson and Tiffany rehash an old eighties pop rivalry as two women fighting both each other and a cast of…

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…

The Great Gatsby (2013)

The Great Gatsby was a film that I wanted to like more than I eventually did. Being a massive fan of the novel but a less than massive fan of Baz Luhrmann, I decided to disregard my directorial reservations and go in with as neutral a mind as I could. Sadly this attempted neutrality lasted…