Daddy’s Home 2 (2017)

Daddy’s Home 2 (2017) More Daddies. More Problems. I’m not ashamed to admit it, but I actually liked Daddy’s Home, the 2015 comedy that saw Will Ferrell’s kind-hearted man-child, Brad Whitaker, duke it… Continue reading

Detroit (2017)

Detroit (2017) It’s Time We Knew Female filmmaker Kathryn Bigelow has always been fascinated by masculinity — just look at her ‘macho’ body of work, which includes the Patrick Swayze-Keanu Reeves-starring Point Break… Continue reading

Justice League (2017)

Justice League (2017) All In All in, indeed! I’ve honestly been psyched to see a Justice League movie since Warner Bros. announced their DC Cinematic Universe some years back. Then there was Batman… Continue reading

Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

Murder on the Orient Express (2017) Everyone is a suspect When the first trailer for Kenneth Branagh’s Murder on the Orient Express dropped, it sent the internet into a cyber-frenzy of sorts, not… Continue reading

Amazon Adventure 3D (2017)

Amazon Adventure 3D (2017) A true story of scientific discovery In this dramatized 3D IMAX film, director Mike Slee, Flight of the Butterflies (2012), and writers Carl Knutson and Wendy Mackeigan, The Water… Continue reading

Tarnation (2017)

Tarnation (2017) The place to visit when you’re dying for a break in the woods. Making independent movies is hard. For starters, filmmakers have to work with next-to-no money, limited resources, spontaneous weather… Continue reading

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Blade Runner 2049 (2017) A new civilization begins now. Wind back to 1982 — inspired by Philip K. Dick’s short story Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? — Ridley Scott emerges with Blade… Continue reading

Three Summers (2017)

Three Summers (2017) There’s Something Funny About This Festival A folk music festival set in Western Australian seems to be an odd backdrop for filmmaker Ben Elton’s latest ensemble piece, Three Summers. Although… Continue reading

Bad Moms 2 (2017)

Bad Moms 2 (2017) Doing the holidays like a mother. Surprisingly, this ho-ho-holiday season sees the release of two Yuletide comedies, each centering on screwy moms and dads who are visited by their… Continue reading

Jigsaw (2017)

Jigsaw (2017) Are you worthy? Between the years 2004 to 2010, watching a new Saw movie over the Halloween weekend became a ghoulishly sick tradition for some, mainly those who enjoyed seeing helpless… Continue reading