by Sarah Cook The English weather is unpredictable, bouncing between sweaty and hot to freezing and drizzly However, in cinemas this week, the all-singing and all-dancing In the Heights is the summer we Brits have always wanted and it is certain to bring a bit of blazing sunshine into your life. Based on the musical of the same name by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegria … Continue reading In The Heights – Review
by Sarah Cook Back in 2017, The Hitman’s Bodyguard teased us with the great pairing of Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson. Through great marketing, the whole premise looked like a laugh riot. Flash forward four years and the film remains unremarkable and forgettable. I could not tell you a single joke or any scenes in the movie, expect for loose characterisation and a shaky … Continue reading The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard – Review
by Jordan King Florian Zeller’s beautifully made and masterfully performed The Father portrays dementia from both the perspective of the suffering mind and the suffering family in quite extraordinary fashion. Adapted from Zeller’s own acclaimed stage play of the same name, The Father sees Sir Anthony Hopkins star as Anthony, an 80-year-old man suffering with dementia whose daughter Anne (Olivia Colman) is preparing to leave … Continue reading The Father – Review
Do you remember being sat in a cinema a few years ago absolutely petrified to make a sound? Watching every cough and shuffle as it now echoed across the silent room? Holding each breath in absolute agonising tension? Placing kernels of popcorn in your mouth, quickly remembering how loud crunching is, then letting it softly melt into a mush upon your tongue? Do you remember … Continue reading A Quiet Place Part II – Review
Edgar Wright is best known for his comedy Cornetto Trilogy, alongside Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. However, the director has also branched out into other genres and works sch as Scott Pilgrim vs the World, Baby Dirver, and upcoming documentary The Sparks Brothers. But 2021 is not just the year of one Edgar Wright film, no no. We’re getting another feature film in October and … Continue reading Last Night in Soho – Brand New Trailer!
Placing the Victorian world into the realm of magic and supernatural is nothing new. In fact, even a few years ago we were treated to Penny Dreadful; a show full of horrors, and monsters, and witches. It seems the time and era go hand in hand with spells and delighting the dark arts. And who are we to deny it? This year has already … Continue reading You Must Watch…The Nevers