2015's Creed is my favourite sports film of all time. It's a film that impressed me with it's solid direction and emotional drama, but above all else it inspired me strongly in a number of different ways. I have been anticipating the sequel ever since it was announced and with a new Director at the … Continue reading Creed II – Movie Review – An emotionally rich sequel.
Dario Argento's Suspiria is among the top tier of my most favoured horror films of all time. I consider it a classic, so naturally I was cautious when I heard it would be receiving a remake. My lack of faith was put at ease when I saw the fantastic cast that were assembled to star … Continue reading Suspiria – Movie Review – A classic reincarnated.
Bad Times at the El Royale follows seven strangers, each with their own secrets as they all cross paths at a rundown hotel with dark past. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption, before everything goes to hell. - This is the second film helmed by Drew … Continue reading Bad Times at the El Royale – Movie Review – A riveting thriller.
Mandy tells the story of a couple whose peaceful harmony is brutally shattered by a nightmarish hippie cult, which propels Red (Nicolas Cage) into a surreal rampage of vengeance, after they capture his girlfriend. - I'd like to make one thing clear straight away. I haven't seen a film like this before. It becomes very … Continue reading Mandy – Movie Review – A fever dream of visceral insanity.
James Wan's Conjuring franchise has somewhat organically developed into a Cinematic Universe of its own, with a couple a spin off's surrounding the creepy porcelain doll, Annabelle. Next in line to receive the spin off treatment is Valak, the demon from The Conjuring 2 that dresses in Nun attire. - Set in Romania in 1952, The … Continue reading The Nun – Movie Review – Nun-thing Special.
The original Jurassic Park film is special to me because it was the first thing I remember truly igniting my imagination, when I was a child. It literally made me obsessed with dinosaurs for such a long time, and whilst I obviously no longer play with dinosaur toys, my fascination with them still remains. For that reason … Continue reading Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – Movie Review – A tonally uneven thrill ride.
Avengers: Infinity War follows the heroes as they must sacrifice everything in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos, before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe. - This is a very ambitious and bold film. Without a doubt Marvel's most ambitious film to date. It's not without some flaws which … Continue reading Avengers: Infinity War – Movie Review (NO SPOILERS) – An astoundingly ambitious culmination of the MCU.