Written by: Russell T Davis Starring: Rory Kinnear, Russell Tovey, T’Nia Miller, Jessica Hynes, Anne Reid, Ruth Madeley, Jade Alleyne, Emma Thompson. After the resounding success of last years A Very English Scandal, one might well ask, what is next for writer Russell T Davis? For the last 20 years, Davis has been at the […]Read More A Family Affair: A Years And Years review.
As many long time readers will know, I regularly attend Wales Comic-Con at Glyndwr University in Wrexham and have done so since 2012. Wales Comic-Con provides the requisite guest signings, Q&A’s, stalls and cosplayers that have become mainstays of the modern convention circuit. When WCC was good, it was really good, up there with the […]Read More Moving on: My thoughts on the recent Wales Comic-Con developments.
Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos Starring: Olivia Coleman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Alwyn, Mark Gatiss. Lush period set films are a dime a dozen, particularly when award season is rolling around but only a select few rise above their often lofty aspirations to achieve something truly exceptional, that transcend being more than just […]Read More A Regal Success?: A The Favourite review.
Directed by: Anthony & Joe Russo. Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Bradley Cooper, Josh Brolin, We finally made it! After a decade and 22 films, were finally at the end, of this era of MCU at the very […]Read More Assemble!: An Avengers: Endgame review.
Directed by: Luca Guadagnino. Starring: Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton, Mia Goth, Angela Winkler, Ingrid Caven, Jessica Harper, Chloe Grace Moretz Here we are again, another remake of a much loved and respected film making its way into our shared consciousness. Remakes are a funny old thing, whereas some remain duly open minded to the proposition […]Read More Give Your Soul To The Dance: A Suspiria (2018) review.
Directed by: Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck Starring: Brie Larson, Samuel L Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Jude Law, Djimon Hounsou, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Annette Benning, Clark Gregg, Lee Pace. We have nearly arrived at the end of an era in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the Endgame if you will, but not before one more cinematic […]Read More Blazing a trail: A Captain Marvel review.
Directed by: Jeff Tremaine. Starring: Douglas Booth, Colson Baker, Daniel Webber, Iwan Rheon, Pete Davidson, David Costable, Leven Rambin, Kathryn Morris. Mötley Crüe are perhaps one of the most notoriously debauched rock bands to have ever taken a stage. Tales of their exploits have taken their place in rock n roll lore thanks to their […]Read More Livewire?: A The Dirt review.