Comedy, Drama, Film Reviews, VOD

REVIEW: The King of Staten Island (2020)

When someone pictures a semi-biographical film centered on the life and psyche of a divisive figure like Pete Davidson, they might be expecting a darkly comic look at mental illness and millennial anxieties stemmed from past trauma. I mean, there’s a ton to unpack in…

Film Reviews, Films, Horror, Latest, VOD

REVIEW: Becky (2020)

Another comedy icon comes knocking at the door of horror in ho-hum invasion film Becky, but it becomes quickly apparent King of Queens star, Kevin James got the wrong house. Barely a threat or an on-screen presence for that matter, the attention is on the…

Film Reviews, Horror, VOD

REVIEW: The Wretched (2020)

The horror genre is one that has been long saturated with sub-standard films desperate to permeate the surface and frighten at least one person who finds themselves watching. The Wretched provides itself with all the correct framework in order to become an ominous and unsettling…

Drama, Film Reviews, VOD

REVIEW: The Assistant (2020)

There have been several attempts to capture the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements on film, with mostly cringe-inducing results – I’m looking at you Bombshell. Finally we are starting to see some films (such as Eliza Hittman’s Never Rarely Sometimes Always) that feel like a genuine…