The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021)

When it comes to American jazz and swing music, there are few greater icons than Billie Holiday. A magnetic, generational talent whose personal vices and struggles only served to further her legend, Holiday has been the subject of critically acclaimed works before, most notably Lady Sings The Blues starring Diana Ross in 1972. Most of…

Ad Astra (2019)

It’s fair to say that my relationship with most science-fiction is a complicated one. Though much of the actual science and genre rules tend to go completely over my head, there is something about the human themes that arise within sci-fi that I find myself drawn to. Films like Interstellar and Annihilation in recent times…

Addicted To Fresno (2015)

Having absolutely no desire to watch yet another big screen adaptation of a Shakespeare classic, even if it does star some of my favourite actors and actresses of the time (Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard), the only choice that intrigued me enough to want to leave the house on a rainy Friday was the Karey…