Category: Press Play

Testing the limits of endurance

Review: 6 Below – Miracle on the Mountain               Starring Josh Harnett, Mira Sorvino, Sarah Dumont The true story of ‘The Miracle Man’ Eric...

What movies can teach us about Lent

Have you ever thought of watching a film during Lent? As we move into Lent many people observe it in different ways. But if you want a different transformative and...

A dystopian future we could do without

*Warning if you have not seen Blade Runner 2049 read our spoiler-free review as this commentary on the films’ themes reveals major plot points. News that the...

An unnerving look at humanity in Aronofsky’s ‘mother!’

Review: mother! (MA15) Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris, Michelle Pfeiffer Stunned, mouth agape and sunken into the seat, as eerily music plays while the...

We are all valued by God

Review: Maudie (PG) Sally Hawkins, Ethan Hawke, Kari Matchett Maud and Everett Lewis’ story is one that may only be known to fans of Canadian folk art until the...

Has Lego lost its originality?

Review: The Lego Ninjago Movie (PG) Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, Michael Peña, Olivia Munn After only three feature films, the directing team for The LEGO Ninjago Movie...

Dunkirk: The miracle of deliverance

Review: Dunkirk (M) Starring: Tom Hardy, Kenneth Branagh, Mark Rylance, Fionn Whitehead In May 1940, Germany advanced into France, trapping Allied troops on the beaches...

Good Cop, Bad Cop

Review: LA Noire With recent stories emerging from Hollywood’s sleazy underbelly, now might just be the best time to revisit the Australian-made 2011 game L.A. Noire....

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...

Cruise takes on the haphazard life of a war profiteer

Review: American Made (MA 15) Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Jayma Mays  ‘Just Say No’ was the anti-drug campaign championed by Nancy Reagan in the 1980’s and was...