Category: Big Screen


Why are we fascinated with creating new life?

If this sounds familiar, it can be said that the story and effects come straight from the Ridley Scott (The Martian) playbook.


Is this remake a beauty, or a beast

Review: Beauty and the Beast (PG) Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Ewan McGregor The fairy-tale of Beauty and the Beast has been in existence since the 1700s and,...


Loving the marriage debate

Based on a true story, this American drama takes us back to when interracial marriage was forbidden.


King hit for new Kong?

What it comes down to is realising that this is Kong’s film. It is predictable and formulaic, but still proves works as a monster movie.


What would you do if today was your last

Before I Fall is not the run-of-the-mill teen drama, but the answers and eventual conclusion it presents are less than satisfying.


The best X-Men movie ever

Logan is the Wolverine movie you wanted - and it sinks claws into more than vicious action.


A little movie that sinks its claws in

A Street Cat Named Bob is a good, positive, life-affirming film which more people should see.


The feel-good film you have to see

During a season of powerful and onerous films, Hidden Figures is a light in a very dark room.


What would make you reject your beliefs

Review: Silence (MA15+) Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Liam Neeson Jesus warned his followers that they would be persecuted by people who oppose him (John 15:18-24). So,...


The other side of the fence

Review: Fences (PG) Denzel Washington, Viola Davis Stage productions do not always translate well to the big screen. The very nature of the staging constraints and the...