All posts tagged "review"

  • The Revenant Review

    You won’t see a more technically brilliant film in cinemas this year than The Revenant. It has an otherworldly beauty to it, thanks in part...

  • Creed Review

    How do you re-invigorate a franchise so completely that it feels at once a fitting tribute to its predecessors, whilst simultaneously becoming such its own...

  • David Bowie – A Blackstar

    This isn’t really an obituary or a tribute per se. I’ve been battling with the idea of writing about David Bowie because I didn’t want...

  • The Hateful Eight Review

    The Hateful Eight starts with a deliberate and slow set of opening tableaus, charting incredible snowy Wyoming landscapes (actually filmed in Colorado). They’re captured in...

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review

    First off let me tell you the kind of Star Wars fan I am (because I know for some people that will have a bearing...

  • Macbeth Review

    Two films this year have created a visual feast so well-choreographed, that you could watch with the sound muted and still follow every story beat...

  • Why is Fury Road Like Evil Dead?

    We’ve all seen Mad Max: Fury Road haven’t we? Of course we have. And we’ve all been totally blown away by what is essentially a...

  • Avengers: Age of Ultron Review

    You know when you love a band on the strength of their first album, and it was such a good album that you’d swear they...

  • John Wick Review

    We’ve had to wait a long old time to see John Wick released on UK shores. It came out in the US in October last...

  • Inherent Vice Review

    Inherent Vice may be the most perfect translation of book to film that ever existed. Not necessarily is this due to attention to detail in...