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Movie Review: ‘Jasper Jones’

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Director: Rachel Perkins Cast: Levi Miller, Aaron L. McGrath, Angourie Rice, Toni Collette, Hugo Weaving, Dan Wylie Plot: Set in 1960s small town Australia, Charles Bucktin is a young teen more interested in… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Fist Fight’

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Director: Richie Keen Cast: Charlie Day, Ice Cube, Jillian Bell, Tracey Morgan, Dean Norris, Kumail Nanjiani, Christina Hendricks Plot: Mr. Campbell is a put upon English teacher at a terrible school and, already… Continue reading

The X-Men: Movies vs Comics (Part 4)

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Now it’s time for terrible CGI claws and an even worse script! Yes, it’s the ‘Wolverine’ solo films, the runt of the X-Men litter. We’ll be skipping over characters already covered in other… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘T2: Trainspotting’

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Director: Danny Boyle Cast: Ewan McGregor, Johnny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle, Ewen Bremner, Anjela Nedyalkova Plot: For twenty years Mark Renton has been building a new life in Amsterdam. Now returning home to Edinburgh… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Lego Batman Movie’

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Director: Chris McKay Cast: Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Zack Galifianakis, Ralph Fiennes, Jenny Slate, Siri (yes, really) Plot: In spite of prodding by Alfred, Batman is unwilling to face up to… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Great Wall’

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Director: Zhang Yimou Cast: Matt Damon, Jing Tian, Predro Pascal, Willen Dafoe, Andy Lau, Zhang Hanyu Plot: A pair of Westerner soldiers survive the long, harsh journey to China in the hopes of… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘A Few Less Men’

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Director: Mark Lamprell Cast: Xavier Samuel, Kris Marshall, Kevin Bishop, Ryan Corr, Shane Jacobson Plot: Four English friends are in Sydney for a wedding only for one of them to die after falling… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Rings’

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Director: F. Javier Gutiérrez Cast: Matilda Lutz, Alex Roe, Johnny Galecki, Vincent D’Onofrio Plot: A high school couple begins a long distance relationship when he head off to college, but when he drops out of… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Patriots Day’

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Director: Peter Berg Cast: Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, Kevin Bacon, JK Simmons, Michelle Monaghan Plot: In 2013 two brothers planted bombs at the finish line of the annual Boston Marathon, leading to 3… Continue reading

In Memorium: Richard Hatch

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Last night brought us some bad news, the passing actor Richard Hatch. Sci-fi fans will best know Hatch for his duel roles in the Battlestar Galactica series, having played key roles in both the original… Continue reading