Category: Reviews

Can we explain the supernatural?

Review: Glass (M) Bruce Willis, James McAvoy, Samuel L. Jackson, Anya Taylor-Joy Unbreakable is a cult classic that shows the vision of M. Night Shyamalan by considering...

One small step

Review: First Man Starring: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foye, Jason Clarke, Corey Stoll, Kyle Chandler The 1969 Apollo 11 moon landing has become a story of modern legends and...

An overlooked comedy with a surprising message

Review: Tag (M) Ed Helms, Jon Hamm, Jake Johnson, Jeremy Renner, Isla Fisher, Hannibal Burress, Rashida Jones Directed by Jeff Tomsic One film that arguably flew under...

Instant choice film to enjoy with the family

Review: Instant Family (PG) Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne, Isabella Moner, Octavia Spencer, Eve Harlow Few topics provide more openings to humour, drama and familial tension...

‘Alpha’ is an unexpected must-see film

Review: Alpha (PG) Kodi Smit-McPhee, Priya Rajaratnam, Leonor Varela, Jens Hulten One genre that has become prolific in the entertainment industry over the past few...

What have the Greeks ever done for us?

Reviews: Creators, Conquerors, and Citizens: A History of Ancient Greece by Robin Waterfield Jesus as Philosopher: The Philosophical Sage in the Synoptic Gospels by...

Tidying Up might be your best resolution for 2019

Those canny executives at Netflix know how to promote their shows. Just in time for 2019 resolutions, the show Tidying Up with Marie Kondo dropped on 1 January. So if...

‘Storm Boy’ magic resonates onscreen

Review: Storm Boy Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Jai Courtney, Erik Thomson, Morgana Davies, Finn Little Storm Boy, the novella by Colin Thiele was standard curriculum for...

Vikings, dragons and the final whirlwind training session

Review: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (PG) Jay Baruchel, Craig Ferguson, Gerard Butler, America Ferrera, Jonah Hill Since the world’s introduction a...

Is ‘Vice’ character assassination?

Review: Vice (M) Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell Adam MacKay left his stamp on the industry in 2015 with his writing on Ant-man, but more notably...