The Big Lebowski – 20th Anniversary

The Coen Brothers have a long history of making movies. Specifically, they have a long history of making incredible movies. Surprisingly, I found that the love for the Coen Brothers splits opinion. Some of you (like me) find the possibility that the Coen brothers are anything less than genius ridiculous. After all, they not only manage to make a tense, heart-pounding thriller (No Country For … Continue reading The Big Lebowski – 20th Anniversary

Solo: A Star Wars Story – Review

Solo – A Star Wars Story should bear the ‘Alan Smithee’ logo. It is not the sole work of director Ron Howard, who was brought in to rescue the film after directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller (21 Jump Street) were fired by the producers – to quote a line from the original, ‘this is some rescue!’ Yet his is the name on the end … Continue reading Solo: A Star Wars Story – Review

A Prayer Before Dawn – Review

After I watched A Prayer Before Dawn, I spoke to a friend of mine and they asked me how I would best describe the film without giving anything away. The words that came out of my mouth were strange at first, but not totally unexpected: The Raid: Southpaw. A Prayer Before Dawn tells the real-life story of Billy Moore (portrayed by Joe Cole, who you might … Continue reading A Prayer Before Dawn – Review