Film Reviews

REVIEW: Jumanji: The Next Level (2019)

This 2019 American fantasy adventure comedy, sequel to 2017s ‘Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle’ and third in the franchise, is directed by Jake Kasdan. It stars Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas, Alex Wolff, Morgan Turner, Ser’Darius Blain, Madison Iseman and…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019)

This 2019 Finnish-American computer-animated comedy, a sequel to 2016s ‘The Angry Birds Movie’ and based on the video game series, is directed by Thurop Van Orman. It features the voice talent of Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Danny McBride, Leslie Jones, Rachel Bloom, Bill Hader and…

Film News, Films

Marvellous Kung-Fu: Shang-Chi Has Arrived

Journey into mystery. Pick up your nun-chucks and a copy of Jackie Chan: Stuntmaster, because you’ve got time to practice before legendary warrior Shang-Chi makes his MCU debut in February 2021. As the dust begins to settle from Kevin Feige’s mic drop of content from…

Film Reviews, Sundance 2019

REVIEW: The Farewell (Sundance 2019)

In Lulu Wang’s The Farewell a family prepares to say goodbye to their wonderful matriarch who’s been diagnosed with lung cancer, a little detail the family intends to keep unbeknownst to her. They organize a spontaneous wedding in the family so they can have a…

Film Reviews, Films, Z - 2018

REVIEW: Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

It seems like after years in a romantic desert, we are finally having our thirst quenched by a geyser of rom-coms which are hitting cinemas and streaming in 2018. Netflix have been doing a particularly good job in this arena, but we’ve also had Love,…

Comedy, Crime, Film Reviews, Z - 2018

REVIEW: Ocean’s Eight (2018)

The ‘all-female reboot’ has been a controversial trend in recent movies, none more so than ‘Ghostbusters’, a film which I loved, after growing up with and being a huge fan of the originals. Although many have been mooted (let’s pray the female ‘Lord of the…