Tag Archive: film reviews

Review: The Martian

Blends science-fiction with the attitude of a college grad with four popped collars.

Review: Straight Outta Compton

History is written by victorious billionaire rappers.

A Farewell to Star-Ratings

There are zero stars left to give.

Review: The End of the Tour

Two people sharing sublime moments of uncool.

Review – The Wolfpack

The minutia of what builds a personality in an extreme situation.

Review – Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation

A dog-eared, virile action film that’s lucky to have Rebecca Ferguson as a saving grace.

Review – Jurassic World

The satirical, monstrous edge, far outweighs the surface stupidity.

Review – Mad Max Fury Road

The reason why movies were invented.

Review – Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter

Nihilistic but wonderful.

Review – Infini

A tense little sci-fi mystery with plenty to muse on

Review – Avengers: Age of Ultron

An entertaining compromise.

Review – ’71

Takes the simple ‘behind enemy lines’ concept and turns it into something that resonates strongly within the historical context of the political instability of The Troubles.

Review – Chappie

Here comes the elevator pitch for Chappie; it’s Three Men and a Baby meets Short Circuit via Robocop minus the satire. Bonkers, right?

Review – Selma

An astonishing story, told with grace, and I bow down to Queen DuVernay

Review – Foxcatcher

A conduit to examine the hubris of America, and the fallout of never living up to the potential of a greatness that may have never existed