Tag Archive: Average

The Aftermath (2019)

The Aftermath (2019) A lot of interesting ideas get lightly touched on in The Aftermath, director James Kent’s romantic drama adapted from Rhidian Brook’s 2013 novel of the same name. It is, after… Continue reading

Peppermint (2018)

Peppermint (2018) The system failed. She won’t. Alright, stop me when this starts to sound familiar. Riley North (Jennifer Garner) is living a decent life, with her ray of sunshine being her ten-year-old… Continue reading

Night School (2018)

Night School (2018) Kevin Hart’s latest comedy vehicle sees him star as Teddy Walker, a high school drop out whose job as a barbecue salesman literally blows up in his face, leaving him… 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

A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

A Wrinkle in Time (2018) Be a warrior I don’t know about you, but the thought of seeing Oprah Winfrey as a giant God-like entity (with loud, garish eyebrows) doesn’t exactly entice me… Continue reading

Fifty Shades Freed (2018)

Fifty Shades Freed (2018) Mrs. Grey will see you now Another Valentine’s Day, another Fifty Shades installment! Fifty Shades Freed, the ‘climactic’ third chapter in the erotic romance-thriller saga, closes the pages on… Continue reading

Downsizing (2017)

Downsizing (2017) We are meant for something bigger. Alexander Payne hasn’t really made a bad movie, just look at the guy’s back catalog: Sideways (2004), The Descendants (2011) and Nebraska (2013). Downsizing, however,… Continue reading

Flatliners (2017)

Flatliners (2017) You Haven’t Lived Until You’ve Died Flatliners is Hollywood’s latest attempt at ‘resurrecting’ a long-forgotten cult hit, even if the 1990 flick, on which it’s based, was never really considered a… Continue reading

The Snowman (2017)

The Snowman (2017) Soon the first snow will come, and then he will kill again. I couldn’t help but feel disappointed with The Snowman, the latest big screen book-to-film adaptation a bit of… 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