Category: Reviews

Taking the lasso of truth to humanity’s failings

Review: Wonder Woman (M) Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, David Thewlis, Danny Huston The first big-screen adventure devoted to Wonder Woman is the same, but enjoyably different,...

Patti Cake$ on top of the rap game?

Review: Patti Cake$ (M) Danielle Macdonald, Bridget Everett, Siddharth Dhananjay, Mamouduo Athie Patricia Dombrowski aka: Patti Cake$ or Killer P (Danielle Macdonald),...

Unusual tale of the Queen and her spiritual advisor

Review: Victoria and Abdul Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Michael Gambon For someone who was raised in the revolutionary heritage of the United States, the fascination with the...

Has this ship sailed on the Pirates franchise?

This is the fifth and (hopefully) final time Captain Jack will stumble onto our screens in the form of  Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. All credit...

Friendship, gags and underpants

Review: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (G) Ed Helms, Kevin Hart, Nick Kroll, Jordan Peele Superheroes have been part of children’s lives throughout the past...

The power of eye contact

Imagine staring at someone for five minutes without speaking. What would transpire. In a bold social experiment the six part series Look Me In The Eye dares to examine...

Do you want to live forever?

Review: The Mummy  (M) Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Russel Crowe In the battle for superhero supremacy, Universal Studios decided on a different tact to compete with the...

Faith and forgiveness in The Shack

Review: The Shack Starring: Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, Radha Mitchell, Tim McGraw The Shack is one of those books that everyone has read and has an opinion on, so...

The passionate verbosity of David Bentley Hart

Review: The Dream-Child’s Progress & Other Essays The Hidden and the Manifest: Essays in Theology and Metaphysics Author: David Bentley Hart David Bentley Hart is...

The face of redemption?

Review: The Hitman’s Bodyguard (MA15+) Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Elodie Yung, Salma Hayek The Hitman’s Bodyguard hits the mark for the university...