Category: Reviews

Apocalyptic Good News

As Rev. Prof Dean Drayton explains in his latest book – Apocalyptic Good News – it’s how we articulate the gospel in a way that people can understand, and how we...

A fellowship that transcends film

Review: Tolkien (M) Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins, Colm Meaney. Derek Jacobi This review contains minor spoilers. I saw the film Tolkien on the weekend. I enjoyed it....

Dead End

Review: The Walking Dead final issue Written by Robert Kirkman, art by Charlie Adlard After 16 years, and spawning three TV shows and a number of videogames, Robert...

A better companion piece than adaptation

Review: The Goldfinch Starring: Ansel Elgort, Oakes Fegley, Nicole Kidman, Jeffrey Wright The Goldfinch, Donna Tartt’s sprawling, brilliant bildungsroman, is probably...

The woman who stopped a nation

Review: Ride Like a Girl Starring: Teresa Palmer, Sam Neill, Sullivan Stapleton The Melbourne Cup has been known in history as being the race that stopped a nation. This...

Going global not enough to save Men in Black franchise

Review: Men in Black: International(M) Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Rebecca Ferguson, Liam Neeson Over the past two decades since the release of the...

A dream remake

Review: The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening has been an oddity in the Zelda canon since it debuted on the Game Boy in 1993....

Headline worthy

Review: Headliner Novinews Released on the Switch in a month dominated by the likes of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, the award-winning Headliner Novinews is a game that...

The life of the mind

Review: The Weil Conjectures – On Maths and the Pursuit of the Unknown ‘Where are numbers?’ Karen Olsson asks her equally maths-obsessed son. Her book takes...

Three Cords and the Truth

Review: Wild Rose(M) Jessie Buckley, Julie Waters, Jamie Sives, Sophie Okonedo, James Harkness “Sing your own song” Is the promo tagline for the new film Wild Rose....