Movie Reviews

21 November 2014

The Homesman Review

Starring: Hilary Swank, Tommy Lee Jones, Meryl Streep, Miranda Otto Director: Tommy Lee Jones Rating: 3.5/5 ...

14 November 2014

We Are The Giant Review

Director: Greg Barker Rating: 4.5/5 If you are looking for a powerful and inspiring movies to check out this weekend then make sure that you check out the documentary We ...

8 November 2014

Say When Review

Starring: Keira Knightley, Chloe Grace Moretz, Sam Rockwell Director: Lynn Shelton Rating: 3.5/5 Say When has hit the big screen this weekend and sees Lynn Shelton back in the director's chair, as she ...

7 November 2014

Set Fire To The Stars Review

Starring: Celyn Jones, Kelly Reilly, Elijah Wood Director: Andy Goddard Rating: 3/5 ...

31 October 2014

Ouija Review

Starring: Olivia Cooke, Ana Coto, Daren Kagasoff Director: Stiles White Rating: 1/5 I have to say, 2014 has been a really poor year for the horror genre; I think I am yet to ...

31 October 2014

Citizenfour Review

Director: Laura Poitras Rating: 4.5/5 Laura Poitras is filmmaker who has already brought us documentaries such as Flag Wars and The Oath, and this week she is back with Citizenfour. Citizenfour played at ...

24 October 2014

The Book of Life Review

Starring: Diego Luna, Zoe Saldana, Channing Tatum, Ron Perlman Director: Jorge R. Gutierrez Rating: 3/5 ...

21 October 2014

Oculus DVD Review

Starring: Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites, Rory Cochrane, Katee Sackhoff Director: Mike Flanagan Rating: 3/5 2014 has been quite a poor year for horror movies and I am yet to see a film that ...

10 October 2014

Gone Too Far Review

Starring: Malachi Kirby, Adelayo Adedayo, Shanika Warren-Markland, Bhasker Patel Director: Destiny Ekaragha Rating: 3.5/5 Destiny Ekaragha is a director to watch out for over the next couple of years, as she makes her ...

10 October 2014

Effie Gray Review

Starring: Dakota Fanning, Greg Wise, Tom Sturridge, Emma Thompson Director: Richard Laxton Rating: 3/5 Emma Thompson has penned some wonderful screenplays over the years with the likes of Sense and Sensibility and Nanny ...

3 October 2014

Draft Day Review

Starring: Kevin Costner, Jennifer Garner, Denis Leary Director: Ivan Reitman Rating: 2.5/5 Kevin Costner returns to the big screen this week as he teams up with Ivan Reitman for American Football movie Draft ...

3 October 2014

Dolphin Tale 2 Review

Starring: Harry Connick Jr, Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Nathan Gamble Director: Charles Martin Smith Rating: 3/5 It was back in 2011 when we were introduced to Winter and this uplifting true story of ...

29 September 2014

The Wind Rises DVD Review

Starring: Joseph Gordon Levitt, Emily Blunt, John KrasinskiDirector: Hayao MiyazakiRating: 4.5/5 I have always been a huge fan of Studio Ghibli and it is always exciting to see another of their ...

26 September 2014

Honeymoon Review

Starring: Rose Leslie, Harry Treadaway Director: Leigh Janiak Rating: 3/5 If you are looking for a film that will send a shiver down your spine this weekend then look no further than Honeymoon. Honeymoon ...
26 September 2014

Ida Review

Starring: Agata Trzebuchowska, Agata Kulesza Director: Pawel Pawlikowski Rating: 4/5 Ida was one of the standout films at the BFI London Film Festival twelve months ago, and this week it has hit the ...

19 September 2014

Wish I Was Here Review

Starring: Zach Braff, Kate Hudson, Josh Gad Director: Zach Braff Rating: 2.5/5 It was back in 2004 when Zach Braff made his feature film directorial debut with Garden State, ten years on, and ...

15 September 2014

The Two Faces Of January DVD Review

Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Kristen Dunst, Oscar Isaac Director: Hossein Amini Rating: 4/5 Hossein Amini is best known as a screenwriter with the likes of Snow White and the Huntsman, Killshot and Drive under ...

12 September 2014

At Berkeley Review

Director: Frederick Wiseman Rating: 4/5 At Berkeley is a movie that I was able to catch at the BFI London Film Festival in 2013, nearly a year later, and the film is ...

10 September 2014

Gone Too Far New Trailer

Gone Too Far is a British film to watch out for next month as Destiny Ekaragha makes her directorial debut. Gone Too Far is a movie that explores cultural tension and ...

8 September 2014

Bad Neighbours DVD Review

Starring: Seth Rogen, Zac Efron, Rose Byrne, Christopher Mintz-Plasse Director: Nicholas Stoller Rating: 3/5 Director Nicholas Stoller is no stranger to the comedy genre with the likes of Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Get ...

8 September 2014

Blue Ruin DVD Review

Starring: Macon Blair, Amy Hargreaves, Bonnie Johnson, Director: Jeremy Saulnier Rating:  4.5/5 Blue Ruin is one of the movies that has lit up the festival circuit this year, and when it hit the ...

1 September 2014

Mr Morgan's Last Love DVD Review

Starring: Michael Caine, Clémence Poésy, Justin Kirk Director: Sandra Nettelbeck Rating: 2.5/5 Michael Caine is one of the greatest actors to ever grace the big screen, and he has teamed up with director ...

30 August 2014

Obvious Child Review

Starring: Jenny Slate, Gaby Hoffman, David Cross, Jake Lacy Director: Gillian Robespierre Rating: 4/5 Gillian Robespierre is back in the director's chair this week as she takes her short film Obvious Child and ...

26 August 2014

Sin City: A Dame To Kill For Review

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Director: Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez Rating: 2/5 It has been nine years since Sin City hit the big screen - yes it really was back in ...