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.
Can you believe it's already been ten years since we were first introduced, to Robert Downey Jr's portrayal of Tony Stark in Iron Man. Who would've thought back then, that we would be anticipating the climax to an entire cinematic universe of films all these years later. Avengers: Infinity War opens in cinemas worldwide this week. So … Continue reading Marvel Cinematic Universe Films – RANKED.
Unsane follows a young woman named Sawyer (Claire Foy) who is involuntarily committed to a mental institution, where she is confronted with her greatest fear - But is the source of her fear real? or is it a product of hero own paranoia and delusion? - I'm going to start off by talking about the method … Continue reading Unsane – Movie Review – An engrossing, claustrophobic thriller.
Truth or Dare follows a group of teenagers who get caught up in a deadly game of Truth or Dare, in which they will die if they fail to tell the truth or fail to complete the dare. - Just a few minutes after this film started, I began to realise the extent of the experience … Continue reading Truth or Dare – Movie Review – I dare you to skip this.