Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Film Review – High Rise (2015)

High Rise (2015) Director:Ben Wheatley Writers: J.G. Ballard (novel), Amy Jump Stars: Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons, Sienna Miller Run Time: 1hr 59m Reviewer: Andy Millward My son saw Ben Wheatley and Amy Jump‘s film adaptation of JG Ballard‘s...

Film Review – Macbeth (2015)

Macbeth (2015) by William Shakespeare Director: Justin Kurzel Writers: Jacob Koskoff, Michael Lesslie (screenplay). Starring: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jack Madigan Runtime: 113 min   The Fassbender/Kerzel take on Macbeth won much acclaim upon release.  Take...

Film Review – The Black Cauldron (1985)

The Black Cauldron Directors: Ted Berman, Richard Rich Writers: Lloyd Alexander (novel), David Jonas (story) Starring: Grant Bardsley, Freddie Jones, Susan Sheridan Runtime: 80 min Reviewer: Kyle Rees In an era where Dungeons...

Captain America: Civil War – film review

Captain America: Civil War (2016) Directed by: Anthony and Joe Russo Written by: Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian...

Film Review – Eye In The Sky (2015)

Eye In The Sky (2015) Written by: Guy Hibbert Directed by: Gavin Hood Staring: Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman Runtime: 102 mins Reviewer: Andy Millward The subtitle of Eye In The...

Film Review – Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) Directed by: Zack Snyder Written by: Chris Terrio & David S. Goyer Starring: Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, Jessie Eisenberg, Amy Adams Runtime: 151 Minutes Reviewer:...

Film Review – Spotlight (2015)

Spotlight (2015) Director: Tom McCarthy Writers: Josh Singer, Tom McCarthy Staring: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams Running time: 2h 8min Reviewer: Andy Millward   There is a sequence in Spotlight in which Rachel McAdams‘s Sacha...

TV Movie Of The Week March 19th – Tucker and Dale Vs. Evil...

Making a horror comedy is hard to do, in fact, just making a good horror alone, is an achievement in itself; especially in the...

TV Movie Of The Week 29th Feb – Dracula (1992)

Bram Stoker’s Dracula had all the necessary requirements for a masterpiece: legendary director Francis Ford Coppola at the helm of the project, a talented...

Film Review – Deadpool (2016)

Deadpool (2016) Directed by: Tim Miller Written by: Rhette Reese & Paul Wernick Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Ed Skrein, T.J. Miller, Morena Baccarin Runtime: 108 Minutes              On the way to...