reviews archive

  • Extinction

    “…what makes Extinction stand out is its use of practical effects over CGI.”

    August 5, 2015 13:26
  • Careful What You Wish For

    “…unbelievable but admittedly fun…”

    August 5, 2015 13:20
  • White Rabbit

    "...ultimately feels exploitative..."

    August 5, 2015 13:11
  • Forever Knight - Season 1

    "Forever Knight’s blood beats through the veins of numerous, more modern vampiric interpretations."

    August 5, 2015 12:35
  • Trainwreck

    "...deliriously funny and courageously poignant..."

    August 3, 2015 12:19
  • Last Cab To Darwin

    "...somehow ends up being a bit bland."

    August 3, 2015 12:12
  • I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story

    “…a gently poignant experience…”

    July 30, 2015 11:38
  • Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

    "...has the dubious honour of being the blandest mission yet."

    July 29, 2015 16:30
  • My Ordinary Love Story

    "...gradually reveals itself to be a long way from the ordinary romantic comedy it initially presents itself as."

    July 27, 2015 15:10
  • The Admiral: Roaring Currents

    “…there’s a commanding sense of scale and heft on screen; one achieved without sacrificing coherency or personal stakes.”

    July 27, 2015 15:06
  • A Hard Day

    "It’s hard to make a chase scene seem original nowadays, but 'A Hard Day' comes close."

    July 27, 2015 14:57
  • Far From Men

    "...a soulful, slow-burning western..."

    July 27, 2015 11:01
  • The World Made Straight


    July 23, 2015 11:19
  • Alex Of Venice

    "The writing is sharp and the characters feel like real and likeable people."

    July 23, 2015 10:39
  • 13 Minutes

    “…haunting and brilliantly acted and directed…”

    July 21, 2015 14:23
  • Batman: Arkham Knight

    "Replete with beautiful graphics, tight controls and a surprisingly deep and emotional storyline, Arkham Knight ends mostly on a high note..."

    July 21, 2015 10:16
  • Freedom Stories

    “…presents a documentary that focuses on the humans behind the issue.”

    July 20, 2015 09:58
  • Mr Holmes

    “The cast are all extremely good.”

    July 20, 2015 09:50
  • X-Men: Days Of Future Past - Rogue Cut

    "...helps to create a more complete picture..."

    July 16, 2015 15:49
  • Ant-Man

    "In short, Ant-Man is another big win for Marvel."

    July 16, 2015 11:34
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