HBO MAX, Sky Atlantic, TV Reviews

TV REVIEW: Succession Season 3 (2021)

[Episodes seen: Seven of Nine] My dad is a “malignant presence, a bully, and a liar”. The final words of season two loom large over the sparkling new episodes of one of television’s now flagship shows. Kendall’s mic-drop exit that threatens to blow up the…

Film Reviews, HBO MAX, Horror

REVIEW: Malignant (2021)

When you’re a director responsible for over $3billion in box office returns, almost anything you put forward is going to be greenlit. James Wan, the brilliant mind behind 21st century horror classics like Saw and The Conjuring, has earned a level of trust from film…

Drama, Film Reviews, HBO MAX

REVIEW: Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021)

Two particular pairs face two greatest tests in the film adaptation of Michael Koryta’s book, also titled Those Who Wish Me Dead. Making up the first are Hannah (Angelina Jolie), a smokejumper, and Connor (Finn Little), a young’un hunted by suited assassins. She is still…

Film Reviews, HBO MAX, Superhero

REVIEW: Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021)

A peculiar melange of excitement and trepidation has surrounded the build up to Zack Snyder’s Justice League. It’s a film that has dominated the #discourse since its announcement back in February 2020, calling into question all manner of aspects related to the film. The death…

All4, HBO MAX, Latest, TV Reviews

TV REVIEW: It’s a Sin (2021)

Over the years many writers and performers have been involved with projects that shed light on the HIV/AIDs crisis that began in the 1980s. In films such as Philadelphia and Dallas Buyers Club, A-listers Tom Hanks, Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto have all found Oscar…