Like A Boss (2020)

Welcome to post Oscars season, folks. We are well and truly in the depths of that peculiar time in the cinematic calendar when, honestly, going to see a movie is an absolute lottery. There are weird kid’s movies around, there are unheralded horror movies around, and there are most definitely comedies of varying successes around.…

Spy (2015)

The cinematic partnership of Paul Feig and Melissa McCarthy is one that has brought me feelings of immense enjoyment over the years. Both Bridesmaids and The Heat are, in my opinion, two of the funniest female-centric comedies of the last half a decade, and it is under Feig’s writing and direction that I feel McCarthy is…

Annie (2014)

I first heard about this year’s remake of Annie when it was bizarrely suggested that Emma Thompson was to be the pen behind the screenplay. In the intervening months it seems as though this rumour remained just that, but my interest in the updated version of the classic musical stayed intact due to casting, the…