Ready Player One (2018)

If the world of so called ‘geek culture’ is a full time occupation, then it might be fair to say that I’ve got a part time summer job. I’m not nearly as well read and well versed in the depths and details of what it takes to be truly literate in the sub sections of…

The Post (2017)

If you were to ask somebody to put together a team that epitomised the magic and might of modern Hollywood, the chances are that the names Steven Spielberg, Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks would rank high among the nominees. One of the world’s greatest actresses, one of the world’s most beloved actors and one of…

The BFG (2016)

Through a combination of big screen adaptations and much loved literary adventures, it would be fair to say that the collected works of Roald Dahl had a significant impact on the weaving of the fabric of my childhood. From James & The Giant Peach and The Witches to Matilda and Fantastic Mr. Fox, the iconic…

Bridge Of Spies (2015)

I have a confession to make, I believe I am the only film blogger in the world who did not run to the theatre to see Spectre. With the James Bond franchise being an ever present yet relatively underwhelming presence in my life, I decided I would instead get my fix of Winter spy cinema…

Jurassic World (2015)

In any other year, the return of the Jurassic Park franchise to the cinematic universe would have been the biggest story around. However, the reawakening of a certain force and certain Star Wars has meant that much of the fanfare that one would expect Jurassic World to be greeted with seems to have been somewhat…

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…