Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge (2017) – Review

Back in 2003, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl was taking the seven seas by storm with its rip-roaring tales of Pirates, ghosts and treasure, and it marked the start of the swashbuckling franchise for Disney. Based on the popular ride at Disney World, Pirates was never supposed to be the... Continue Reading →

The Red Turtle (2017) – Review

Considering myself a huge Studio Ghibli buff (will also accept the title of Ghibli Queen!), I jumped at the chance to see the latest film from this legendary animation giant ahead of general release. The Red Turtle has in fact being circuiting around film festivals and other countries for almost a year now, and finally... Continue Reading →

Fences (2017) – Review

The concept of Fences will not be a new one to many, and indeed the journey undertaken to get this film adaptation of August Wilson’s award-winning play up and running, has been an interesting and slightly tumultuous one. The idea of a big-screen version was touted around as early as 1987, around the play’s first... Continue Reading →

Edge of Seventeen (2016) – Review

The "teen movie" genre is undoubtedly lucrative business, and whilst there is a plethora of forgettable and throwaway movies in this category, every now and again there is an instant classic, which can join the pantheon of teen movie greats. A Clueless (1995), Mean Girls (2004), or an Easy A (2010) only comes along every... Continue Reading →

Looking back on… Toy Story 2

Toy Story 2 (1999) Directed by: John Lasseter, Ash Brannon, & Lee Unkrich Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack, Kelsey Grammer, Don Rickles, Wayne Knight Written by Jason Twitter | Website 'Toy Story' was a box-office smash in the summer of '95, and it is no surprise that a sequel went underway so quickly... Continue Reading →

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