Fist Fight (2017)

Fist Fight (2017) After school. Parking lot. It’s on. Fist Fight isn’t subversive, clever or even remotely original, the whole thing just a crude, mean-spirited pro-bullying advertisement, one that paints brutality and violence… Continue reading

Fences (2016)

Fences (2016) If you’re unaware of it’s origins, you may find yourself a little puzzled while watching Fences, chiefly as to the reasons behind star and filmmaker Denzel Washington’s decision to stage the… Continue reading

Patriots Day (2016)

Patriots Day (2016) True heroes. These days the tag ‘based on a true story’ seems to cross the finish line a constant winner, audiences curiously drawn to real-life human stories, mainly those of… Continue reading

Hidden Figures (2016)

Hidden Figures (2016) Meet the women you don’t know, behind the mission you do. If you’re ready for an inspirational, feel-good experience, then the biographical drama Hidden Figures is the movie for you.… Continue reading

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan (2015)

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan (2015) Episode 01 – 16 + OVA It’s Nagato Yuki like you’ve never seen her before! Those who know me know that I’ve got a soft spot for… Continue reading

Gold (2016)

Gold (2016) Prove ‘em all wrong Loosely based on the outrageous Bre-X mining scandal of ’93, Gold follows your archetypal tale of capitalism, greed and over indulgence, one that’s been mined for all… Continue reading

Ballerina (2016)

Ballerina (2016) Never give up on your dreams Computer-generated family-friendly fare are a dine-a-dozen these days — to think, last year we had Disney’s Moana and Zootopia, Illumination Entertainment’s The Secret Life of… Continue reading

Lion (2016)

Lion (2016) The true story of a lost and found It’s 1986 in rural India and Saroo (Sunny Pawar) is a happy-go-lucky 5-year-old boy whose best friend is his street-smart older brother Guddu… Continue reading

Live By Night (2016)

Live By Night (2016) The American Dream has a price Triple-threat Ben Affleck sinks back into the ‘writing-directing-acting’ chair for Live By Night, the fourth flick in his somewhat impressive career behind the… Continue reading