Adrift (2018)

Adrift (2018) Inspired by the heartbreaking true story of Tami Oldham Ashcroft, a 23-year-old adventurer who, back in September of 1983, sailed straight into the eye of Hurricane Raymond (a category 4 typhoon)… Continue reading

Kodachrome (2017)

Kodachrome (2017) Over Time, Everything Develops. If you were born after the year 2000, chances are you’ve probably never heard of Kodachrome, a type of color film that was introduced by Kodak in… Continue reading

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) Life finds a way. I doubt anyone foresaw Jurassic World’s (2015) almighty climb to the top — I sure as hell didn’t — the film now one of… Continue reading

Set It Up (2018)

Set It Up (2018) Finding love takes some assistants. Sometimes it’s enough just to have your expectations met. Not every movie is going to completely rewrite your psychic software, nor should they. Sometimes… Continue reading

Tag (2018)

Tag (2018) Based on a True Story. We’re Not Kidding. Whether you know it as tiggy, chasey or tag, chances are you’ve played it. Yes, I’m talking about that playground game that involves… Continue reading

The Legend of Tarzan (2016)

The Legend of Tarzan (2016) Human. Nature. Created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, and whose first adventure was published in 1912, there have been countless adaptations of the classic Tarzan story — the most… Continue reading

Holiday (2018)

Holiday (2018) The most confronting scene in Isabella Eklöf’s arty, elusive meditation on power, avarice and empty consumerism is an extended, brutally confronting rape scene which sits in stark contrast with the bright,… Continue reading

Isle of Dogs (2018)

Isle of Dogs (2018) Almost a decade ago, writer-director auteur Wes Anderson produced Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009), which quickly nuzzled its way into my heart as one of the finest animated films of… Continue reading

Incredibles 2 (2018)

Incredibles 2 (2018) It’s been too long, dahlings. After an incredibly long 14-year interval, Disney-Pixar’s super-family are back, right where we left ‘em — and we finally learn the fate of the nefarious… Continue reading

Ocean’s 8 (2018)

Ocean’s 8 (2018) Every Con Has Its Pros Admittedly, I’m not really big on heist flicks. I enjoyed Steven Soderbergh’s Ocean’s Eleven (2001) just fine, namely because, back then, it was the auteur’s… Continue reading