Directed by: Alex Garland. Starring: Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Tuva Novotny, Oscar Issacs, Benedict Wong. Plot: A biologist who’s soldier husband reappears after going missing a year previous on an expedition into an anomaly that is slowly growing over a rural area is enlisted to find the source at the […]Read More In to the Unknown: An Annihilation review.
Directed by: Greta Gerwig. Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracey Letts, Lucas Hedges, Timothée Chalamet, Beanie Feldstein. Plot: Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson is a wilful senior student at a Sacramento Catholic school with dreams of leaving her home to study in an Ivy League college much against the wishes of her equally strong willed mother. […]Read More Growing Pains: A Lady bird review.
I, like many of us enamoured with the world of popular-culture, movies, television and the like, love a good genre inspired t-shirt. There’s something that sets every geeky bone in our bodies a quiver when we see a t-shirt of this kind that makes us go ‘Cooool!’, something we must have to wear like a […]Read More Down The Rabbit Hole: A Dark Bunny Tees review.
Directed by: Paco Plaza. Starring: Sandra Escacena, Bruna González, Claudia Placer, Iván Chavero, Ana Torrent, Consuelo Trujillo Plot: A young woman finds herself and her family in the presence of a supernatural force after using a Ouija board to make contact with her deceased father. Needless to say, it isn’t her father who answers. Regular […]Read More A Spirited Chiller: A Verónica review.
Format: PS4. Developer: Campo Santo. Starring: Rich Sommer, Cissy Jones Plot: Henry, a troubled and sad man trying to find solace in a summer job away from his complex personal problems, takes the position of Firewatch lookout at Shoshane National Park in the summer of 1989. Henry’s only contact is with another lookout named Delilah […]Read More The Great Outdoors: A Firewatch review.
Directed by: Ryan Coogler. Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Lititia Wright, Angela Bassett, Andy Serkis Plot: T’Challa returns home to Wakanda to claim his birthright as King following the death of his father only to be challenged for his throne. The Marvel Cinematic Universe enters its […]Read More A Hero With Bite: A Black Panther review.
After the whirlwind success that was Reservoir Dogs, courting both commercial & critical acclaim, it feel upon director Quentin Tarantino to bring his A-game to his sophomore effort. There was a feeling of intense scrutiny being levelled at Tarantino to see if he could capture lightening twice or succumb to the dreaded “second album syndrome” […]Read More Bottling Lightening: How Pulp Fiction changed the game.