Searching (2018)

Searching (2018) He just missed his daughter’s final call. It’s the formal boldness of the new thriller Searching that is its most prominent feature. This is a big screen thriller that is mediated… Continue reading

A Simple Favor (2018)

A Simple Favor (2018) What Happened to Emily? Writer-director-producer Paul Feig certainly has a way with women. Just look at his female-fronted filmography — we’re talkin’ the 2011 comedy sensation Bridesmaids, the Melissa… Continue reading

The Nun (2018)

The Nun (2018) Pray For Forgiveness From the get-go, the idea of a Nun prequel always seemed terrifying; and no, not because the sinister hooded sister terrorized audiences in James Wan’s excellent The… Continue reading

The Happytime Murders (2018)

The Happytime Murders (2018) No Sesame. All Street. Well, we knew this one was plush before it even hit the screen, right? The Happytime Murders has been in development for a long, long… Continue reading

BlacKkKlansman (2018)

BlacKkKlansman (2018) Infiltrate hate. Cinema’s angriest black American filmmaker Spike Lee is back with a vengeance with his most accessible mainstream film since 2006’s Inside Man. Realized with the kind of flair and… Continue reading

Slender Man (2018)

Slender Man (2018) Four teen besties living in a sleepy Massachusetts town, whose names you’ll quickly forget — Wren (Joey King), Hallie (Julia Goldani Telles), Chloe (Jaz Sinclair) and Katie (Annalise Basso) —… Continue reading

The Darkest Minds (2018)

The Darkest Minds (2018) If you’re one of us, come find us. I was so not keen for The Darkest Minds, the latest big-screen adaptation of yet another popular YA sci-fi/ thriller novel,… Continue reading

Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

Crazy Rich Asians (2018) The Only Thing Crazier Than Love is Family The first English-language Hollywood movie in over 25 years to feature an all-Asian cast (since the release of The Joy Luck… Continue reading

The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018)

The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018) They got this. Today, the saying ‘it’s a man’s world’ feels kinda dated, well, at least in Hollywood anyway, with every sizable studio dropping more and more… Continue reading

The Meg (2018)

The Meg (2018) Chomp on this. Those wanting to see action star Jason Statham smack an enormous dinosaur shark square in the jaw might be mildly disappointed with The Meg, as the latest… Continue reading