Category: Big Screen

An explosive mess with hidden depth?

Review: Transformers – The Last Knight (M) Mark Wahlberg, Anthony Hopkins, Josh Duhamel Only having negative stuff to yell at the fifth Transformers movie is...

Is an engine change enough to revive this franchise?

Review: Cars 3 (G) Owen Wilson, Bonnie Hunt, Cheech Marin Since the beginning of Pixar studios, at the heart of this organisation was the reinvention of animation and...

How despicable can you get?

Review: Despicable Me 3 (PG) Steve Carell, Trey Parker, Miranda Cosgrove & Pierre Coffin It’s been seven years since the original invasion of Gru (Steve...

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...

Unmasking the battlefield of Winston Churchill’s mind

Review: Churchill (M) Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery There have been so many accounts of D-Day written, it is hard to imagine that there is much more to be...

Can we escape the evil in our hearts?

Review: My Cousin Rachel (M) Sam Clafin, Rachel Weisz, Iain Glen The name Daphne Du Maurier may not be familiar to modern audiences, but she was the author responsible...

Promises kept and broken in the Armenian Genocide

Review: The Promise (M) Oscar Isaac, Charlotte Le Bon, Christian Bale Not many people know about the Armenian genocide, despite the fact that 1.5 million Armenian...

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,...

Finding meaning in a world of excess

Review: 20th Century Women (M) Annette Bening, Elle Fanning, Greta Gerwig There are not many films out there that make you feel. Feel enough that your eyes well up and...

Has this ship sailed on this 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...