Category: Reviews

A fire worth watching

Review: Firewatch There are games whose stories stay with you for a long time, leaving an indelible impression on you. Campo Santo’s Firewatch is one of these games....

Film noir that delivers style and substance

Review: Bad Times at the El Royale Starring: Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Chris Hemsworth, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm, Cailee Spaeny, Lewis Pullman, Nick Offerman Arriving...

The journey home for King and Country

Ex-pat Australian Luke Smallbone and his wife, Courtney, strolled around Dawes Point on the long weekend Monday morning. When they saw the sails of the Sydney Opera...

A Fiery Lesson in Hubris

Review: Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened The principle that FOMO (Fear of Missing Out), sells is well known. To really be a success, however, an event needs...

Changing perspectives on the road with ‘Green Book’

Review: Green Book Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini, Don Stark Peter Farrelly is better known for writing and directing boundary-breaking,...

Clint Eastwood returns for one last job

Review: The Mule (M) Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Dianne West, Taissa Farmiga The Mule is a story based on the true-to-life experience of an American war veteran who...

Netflix’s Latest Comedy Educates on Taboos

 Review: Sex Education Starring Gillian Anderson, Asa Butterfield, Emma Mackey, Ncuti Gatwa, Connor Swindells, and Kedar Williams-Stirling To get the obvious out of the...

‘The Front Runner’ brings more yawns than wonder

Review: The Front Runner Starring: Hugh Jackman, Vera Farmifa, J.K. Simmons, Sara Paxton, Ari Graynor One frustrating aspect of modern politics is that every aspect of a...

A Smashing Success

Review: Super Smash Bros Ultimate As the title suggests, this is the biggest Smash Bros title yet. Every previous character returns. Driving this is a storyline that...

Is Secret Hitler Disrespectful?

I take my play very seriously. That may sound like a nonsense statement, an oxymoron or perhaps a self-justification but hear me out. For me, games are more than an...