Thursday, April 27, 2017
South of Hell Christina Bevan

TV Review – South of Hell

With an insanely prolific producer (Jason Blum - Ouija, Sinister, The Purge), a tried and tested genre director (Eli Roth - Hemlock Grove, Cabin...

TV Review – The Night Manager

The Night Manager Writer: David Farr and John Le Carrè  Original novel: John Le Carrè Director: Susanne Bier Reviewer: Laura Shoebottom When hotel night manager Jonathon Pine discovers one...

Film review: Manchester by the Sea (2016)

Manchester by the Sea (2016) Director: Kenneth Lonergan Writer: Kenneth Lonergan Stars: Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler Runtime: 137 min I knew nothing about Manchester by the Sea when my friend booked...

Film Review: Princess Mononoke (1997)

Princess Mononoke (1997) Director: Hayao Miyazaki Writer: Hayao Miyazaki Stars: Yôji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yûko Tanaka Runtime: 134 mins Reviewer: Kyle Rees   We’ve all heard the yarn, of an agent...

TV Review – Pretty Little Liars

WARNING: May Contain Spoilers The Liars are back and not much has changed in Rosewood, at least not for the Liars and the people who...

TV Review – Limitless

Neuroenhancers have so much potential but Limitless wastes it with procedural afterthoughts. You’ll probably recognise the name of this show and the story concept from...

Theatre Review – John Robertson: The Dark Room

John Robertson: The Dark Room Underbelly, Cowgate, Venue 61 (Edinburgh Fringe Festival) Written and Produced by: John Robertson Reviewer: Laura Shoebottom "You awake to find yourself in a...

TV Movie of the Week 15th Feb – Total Recall (1990)

Paul Verhoeven’s Total Recall is one of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s best films and one of my personal favourites. Total Recall is a classic science fiction...

Film Review – The Girl on the Train (2016)

The Girl on the Train (2016) Directed by:  Tate Taylor Written by: Erin Cressida Wilson Starring: Emily Blunt, Rebecca Ferguson, Haley Bennett, Justin Theroux, Luke Evans Runtime: 1h 52min Reviewer:...

Review – Nightcrawler (2014)

Nightcrawler was one of the most exciting and unnerving films of last year. Director Dan Gilroy bases his film on society’s fetish for violent...