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...
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...

Theatre Review – Single Spies

Single Spies by Alan Bennett Presented by Chichester Festival Theatre & Birmingham Repertory Theatre. Directed by Rachel Kavanaugh Reviewer: Sam Chipman In his book Writing Home Bennett confesses that espionage interests...

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...

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...

Film Review – Youth (2015)

Youth Director: Paolo Sorrentino  Writer: Paolo Sorrentino Starring: Micheal Caine, Harvey Keitel, Rachel Weisz and Paul Dano Runtime: 124 Minutes Reviewer: Laura Shoebottom Fred Ballinger (Michael Caine) is a retired...

Theatre Review – Of Mice And Men

Of Mice And Men Birmingham Repertory Theatre Written by John Steinbeck Directed by Roxanna Silbert Reviewer: Sam Chipman   Of Mice and Men played at Birmingham Rep in October 2014,...

Theatre Review – Private Lives

Private Lives Presented by Ambassador Theatre Group New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham Written by Noel Coward Directed by Tom Attenborough   Reviewer: Sam Chipman    Private Lives can be described as nothing less than...

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...

Film Review – The Revenant (2015)

The Revenant Directed by: Alejandro González Iñárritu Written By: Mark L . Smith & Alejandro González Iñárritu Starring: Leonard DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnhall Gleeson, Will Poulter Year: 2015...