The Martian (2015)

Just short of a year ago, I was sat in a dark theatre having my mind bended in all sorts of directions by Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar. This year, it appears that the sci-fi cinema audiences are swapping Matthew McConaughey for Matt Damon in Ridley Scott’s big screen adaptation of Andy Weir’s 2001 novel The Martian. With…

Pixels (2015)

Here’s the thing. I, like many other sane film lovers, gave up on Adam Sandler a long, long time ago. When I really think about it, the last Adam Sandler film that I went to see at the cinema, or even saw at all, was 2002’s Mr. Deeds (and that was more for Winona Ryder than…

Jupiter Ascending (2015)

The first time I heard about the Wachowski’s new sci-fi space opera Jupiter Ascending was the news last year that the film’s release had been delayed from Summer 2014 to February 2015. At the time nobody quite knew why this was the case, with the official reason being extra time needed to polish off effects,…