Stan & Ollie (2018)

I have a confession to make. For all the cinematic knowledge that I proudly claim to have, the work of Laurel and Hardy has never been something that I knew anything about. And when I say anything, I mean not being entirely sure which was Laurel and which was Hardy for starters! Sure, the names…

The Secret Life Of Pets (2016)

With the release of what it feels like is already a done deal for biggest kid’s hit of the year in Finding Dory, a competition is well and truly under way for second place on the podium of summer’s most popular animated movie. One seemingly strong contender for said runner-up position comes from the team that…

Mini Reviews #9

Philomena (2013) Director: Stephen Frears Starring: Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Anna Maxwell Martin A well crafted and brilliantly paced British drama about the real life search of an Irish pensioner to find the son she was forced to give away in the 1950s. Philomena is both touching and devastating in the all of the right places,…