Film Reviews

REVIEW: Creed (2015)

The ‘Rocky’ franchise is an institution unlike any other in the sports-film genre. Starting with the original ‘Rocky’ in 1976, the franchise has seemingly explored every boxing ideology and trope possible in its now seven-flick run. From heavyweight champions of the world and legendary greats…

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REVIEW: Fruitvale Station (2013)

A trend I’ve recognised recently in the movie making game, which honestly has become noticeably more prevalent in this digital/all-access/Twitter age, is the quick turn around on commentary of current, important events. Look to the recent release of TWO Steve Jobs flicks in the past three years,…

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REVIEW: Fantastic Four (2015)

A few months ago, this ‘Fantastic Four’ reboot had me very excited. I wasn’t really into the whole superhero genre back in 2005 – I was focussed pretty much solely on Batman at that point – and so the awful version from that year kind…