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TV REVIEW: The Umbrella Academy (Season 2)

Upon its debut, the Netflix adaptation of Umbrella Academy seemed almost lost in the shadow of bigger tentpole titles that the House of N had churned out. Like its core characters, the show was slightly rough around…

This image is split in to three. On the left is a brown cow with a black background from the film First Cow. In the middle, Tom Hanks looks off into the distance dressed in a US Navy uniform surrounded by smoke/fog in a still from Greyhound. On the right, Charlize Theron is is dressed in all black, wearing a body vest as her right arm reaches for a battle axe on her back
Apple TV+

Ten New Releases on July Tenth!

We all know it’s been a strange year (both in terms of movies and well, everything else) and it would be easy to assume, with all of the endless delays to high-profile films like TENET…

Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani laughing and smiling in the back seat of a car
Action & Adventure

REVIEW: The Lovebirds (2020)

Another casualty of the lockdown led the new rom-com from Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae to get snatched up by Netflix, and it doesn’t take long to realise that this was the best place for…

Articles

The Human Cost of Netflix

2015 was a crazy time. Trump was talking about running for President. Brexit hadn’t happened. And there was another story people couldn’t stop talking about: the incarceration of Steve Avery. You remember Steve, right? The…

Drama

REVIEW: Da 5 Bloods (2020)

~ Some slight spoilers ahead ~ War never ends; that is what Spike Lee’s latest film tells us as it explores the lived experiences and realities of Black veterans who fought in the Vietnam War….

Comedy

TV REVIEW: After Life – Season 2 (2020)

Ricky Gervais, as an actor, director, producer, writer and stand-up comedian has done it all. From a career that limped through the 1990s but became a household name when BBC2s The Office become a hit…

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RETROSPECTIVE: Dragon’s Lair

The cinematic cutscenes of Final Fantasy and the Arkham series – that feature progressive narrative – owe its stunning existence to one arcade fantasy that triggered a new generation of gaming. Cinematronics Dragon’s Lair held…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Mucho Mucho Amor (Sundance 2020)

“Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado” is the spiritually healing and fascinating documentary on famed Puerto Rican astrologer Walter Mercado. Directed by Cristina Constantini and Kareem Tabsch, the Netflix film follows Mercado’s life,…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Miss Americana (2020)

Even before the glitz and glam, all Taylor Swift wanted was appreciation and success for her talent. Fifteen years, seven albums and an estimated net worth of $360 million later and you simply can’t deny…