Pixar rolls the dice with Onward

Field of Dreams meets Dungeons and Dragons in Pixar’s latest.

Too Much TV Vol. 5

Futurism is a big theme of Alex Garland’s (Ex Machina, Annihilation) foray into TV this week and a we’re got a *gulp* Riverdale spinoff.

Too Much TV Vol. 4

Apple continues their valiant push into streaming, Netflix are still obsessed with teenagers with superpowers and another excellent John le Carré adaptation arrives.

Too Much TV Vol. 3

Lots of great comebacks this week as well as a a major play by Apple+.

Too Much TV Vol. 2

A good showing for comedies this week and we’re going to discuss the merits of comfort viewing. And, most importantly: the dot com.

Too Much TV Vol. 1

Where I try to save you from the neon claws of modern television.

The best films of 2019

Over the past year at the movies it got personal.

Crime after crime

A late-career masterwork.

Is Joker a big troll?

We’ve perfected the art of giving things the attention they don’t deserve.

The Walking Deadpan

The Dead Don’t Die is a zany genre trip.

Godzilla remains a political monster

A blockbuster with a political pulse.

Rocketman: a musical desperate to break out

Hold me closer tiny song and dance numbers.

The Poké-Noir of Detective Pikachu

Grounded in a world of cute totem creatures with its buddy cop premise but the sins of video game films lurk.

The End is Inevitable in Avengers: Endgame

A magnificent mortality fable across time.

Shazam! Adventures in Superhero-ing

The DC Comics stable of superheroes have finally found a groove