Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017)

Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017) 50% Hero. 100% Cotton. I’m not a big fan of DreamWorks Animation. There, I’ve said it. Look, there are definitely exceptions — i.e. Shrek (2001), How… Continue reading

The LEGO Ninjago Movie (2017)

The LEGO Ninjago Movie (2017) Find Your Inner Piece When The LEGO Movie hit cinemas in 2014, it surprised both critics and audiences, the wonderfully animated flick offering humor, self-aware smarts and heart… Continue reading

The Emoji Movie (2017)

The Emoji Movie (2017) An adventure beyond words There’s a scene towards the start of Sony Pictures’ latest computer-animated codswallop, The Emoji Movie, that clunkily tries to affiliate text-message glyphs, known as emoticons,… Continue reading

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) A proper spy movie. Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) was one of those left-field knock-your-socks-off hits that took the world by surprise. Based on the comic series The… Continue reading

American Assassin (2017)

American Assassin (2017) Assassins aren’t born. They’re made. Watching American Assassin, I couldn’t help but feel bad for Taylor Kitsch. Here’s a guy that was projected to become the next big thing (about… Continue reading

Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience (2016)

Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience (2016) From so simple a beginning. Writer-director Terrence Malick seems to have had a sudden, drastic change in his filmmaking output since the great success of The… Continue reading

mother! (2017)

mother! (2017) seeing is believing mother! is a film which has almost instantaneously caused a rift between audiences and it’s not hard to see why. Confrontational, argumentative, blunt, misogynist (?), misandrist (?), vile,… Continue reading

Expelled from Paradise (2014)

Expelled from Paradise (2014) Prepare For An Extraordinary Journey To Explore The Secrets Of The World … It’s rare that you see two reputable Japanese storytellers come together, Expelled from Paradise helmed by… Continue reading

The Dinner (2017)

The Dinner (2017) How far would you go … to protect your children? As someone who admires what can be realized through crackling dialogue, minimal locations and a handful of interesting characters, I’m… Continue reading

Girls Trip (2017)

Girls Trip (2017) You’ll be glad you came ‘Ladies on the loose’ or ‘women behaving badly’ seem to be making a comeback, the sub-genre having its moment in the sun, again. Back in… Continue reading