Sick teenagers. That’s a thing that movies based on books seem to latch upon. If there is one thing more sad than a dystopian future, it’s children who are dying. Following from The Fault in Our Stars and The film revolves around Maddy, a housebound girl who is allergic to everything (oh, THE TITLE MAKES SENSE DOWN!) When a boy next door begins to show … Continue reading Everything Everything – Brand New Trailers & Clips!
Whatever haoppened to Ryan Phillippe? The once heartthrob of the 90s disappeared seemling, only appearing in random thriller/horror movies. Yeah….Here he is in Wish Upon. The film revolves around a mysterious box that grants a young girl her every wish. However, her commands turn soon deadly… Wish Upon looks creepy enough mixing the Monkey’s Paw and Pandora’s Box all together. What do you think? … Continue reading Wish Upon – Brand New Trailer!
A significant factor of a truly good action film is its plot-to-action ratio. If there’s too much dialogue, it can become a bit of a snooze-fest with everyone waiting for the inevitable fist fight between the protagonist and antagonist whilst they happily wax lyrical over the minutiae of why they are on opposite sides of whatever feud has caused the plot to happen. But take … Continue reading John Wick: Chapter 2 – Review
by Cookie N Screen Highbrow and art-house cinema have spent a long time trying to find the balance between style and substance. A lot of them, it is safe to say, fall into the former, abandoning the depth of a story for pretty images in an attempt to stir the audience. It isn’t necessarily a bad thing because sometimes thought-provoking artwork can be outstanding, leaving … Continue reading Looking Back: Under the Skin (2013)
Marketing campaigns are tricky things. They are essential to ensuring success to your film whether it’s a stand alone or part of a series. Marvel are great at this. They’ve been able to rustle up an excellent campaign for not only Thor: Ragnarok but their entire film saga itself. It started with Team Thor: Part 1 that saw Thor missing from action during the events of Captain America: Civil … Continue reading Team Thor: Part 2 – Brand New Trailer!