Film Reviews, Thriller

REVIEW: The Vault (2021)

The Vault is a curious beast, borrowing heavily from previous heist films and while entertaining in stretches, struggles to forge an identity of its own. The film follows a ragtag crew of treasure hunters and thieves who have discovered that part of Sir Francis Drake’s…

Film Reviews, Latest, Mystery, Netflix, Period, Streaming

REVIEW: Rebecca (2020)

While remakes and reboots are – perhaps deservedly so – controversial, literary adaptations are more complicated. The problem can come when there is one particular adaptation of a novel which is considered ‘classic’ or ‘definitive.’ That is very much the case with Daphne Du Maurier’s…

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Rosamund Pike Is Marie Curie In First ‘Radioactive’ Teaser

[kad_youtube url=”https://youtu.be/W1KcE48gIng” width=800 height=500 ]   “From the 1870s to the modern era, RADIOACTIVE is a journey through Marie Curie’s (Rosamund Pike) enduring legacies – her passionate relationships, scientific breakthroughs, and the consequences that followed for her and for the world. After meeting fellow scientist…

Film Reviews, Films

REVIEW: Free Fire (2017)

As proven with his already impressive slate of films, British director Ben Wheatley has a unique, creative and wonderful vision. With a cast as impressive as this one, a proven knack for retro flair as demonstrated in 2016’s insanely brilliant ‘High-Rise’, and a singular location…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016)

Back in 2012, a truly legendary film burst onto the scene called ‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter’. The film, directed by Timur Bekmambetov, was darkly vicious and a genuinely cheeky parody of the life of the great American president Abraham Lincoln. It was based on the…

Film Reviews

REVIEW: Control (2007)

If you love Joy Division as much as me – tattoos and all – then this film is an absolute must-see. I’ve seen this biopic before, and that single viewing was enough to know that I don’t need to see any other Joy Division biopic. Watching again,…