Category Archive: Movie Reviews

Disney Marathon: ‘Fun and Fancy Free’

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Last week we went with Atlantis, an unseen modern animated Disney film that wasn’t…good. So let’s turn back the clock to when Disney were still trying to make ‘package films’ a thing. For… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Radioactive’

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Director: Marjane Satrapi Cast: Rosamund Pike as Marie Curie, Sam Riley as Pierre Curie, Anna Taylor-Joy as Irene Curie, Aneurin Barnard as Paul Langevin Review: Marie Curie (1867 – 1934) was the first… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Scare Me’

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Director: Josh Ruben Cast: Aya Cash, Josh Ruben, Rebecca Drysdale, Chris Redd Plot: A pair of horror writers staying in neighbouring mountain cabins decide to pass the time sharing scary stories. Review: This… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Atlantis The Lost Empire’

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This is one entry into the series I’ve been looking forward to. I’ve always liked the art direction of the film and never got round to seeing it. I’m sure it will live… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: Cinderella

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Amid all the horror and noir we focus on this time of year you’d be forgiven for thinking we’d forgotten about ranking all the Disney movies. Well…we haven’t. And we’re coming back with… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘They Live’

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Director: John Carpenter Cast: Roddy Piper, Keith David, Meg Foster Plot: A drifter arrives in LA and falls in with the homeless community, where he becomes aware of a sinister conspiracy controlling the… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight’

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Director: Bartosz M. Kowalski Cast: Julia Wieniawa-Narkiewicz, Michal Lupa, Wiktoria Gasiewska, Stanislaw Cywka, Sebastian Dela Plot: A group of teens arrive at a woodland campground to treat technology addiction. Whilst on an overnight… Continue reading

Disney’s Masterclass in Animated Terror

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One of the best parts of Disney+ is that we get access to all manner of little known animated classics that aren’t part of the Princess Collection, or lost to changing styles and… Continue reading

Movie Review: The Trial of the Chicago 7

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Plot: Following the riots in Chicago during the 1968 Democratic National Convention, several key anti-Vietnam War leaders including Tom Hayden (Eddie Redmayne), Abbie Hoffman (Sacha Baron Cohen), Bobby Seale (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II) and… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm’

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Director: Jason Woliner Cast: Sacha Baron Cohen, Maria Bakalova, Dani Popescu Plot: After spending years in a gulag for making Kazakhstan look bad on the global stage, Borat returns to the USA a… Continue reading