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Tag Archive: reviews

Movie Review: ‘The Snowman’

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Director: Tomas Alfredson Cast: Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Val Kilmer, J.K. Simmons, Toby Jones Plot: Legendary detective and severe alcoholic Harry Hole gets drawn into a mystery surrounding missing women. He… Continue reading

God Country – Graphic Novel Review

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Earlier this year comic book reviews everywhere sang the praises of newcomer Donny Cates and the debut issue of his creator-owned God Country. The first issue was hailed by many as arguably the… Continue reading

The Jason Voorhees Marathon: Part VIII

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This franchise used to feature a lumbering, undead monster. Now it is a lumbering, undead monster. No matter what dumb crap they throw in, it won’t die. Jason has died and come back,… Continue reading

Top 5 So-Bad-They’re-Good Movies

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The world of cinema is not so cut and dry that we can divide films into simply good movies and bad movies. Sure it can be easy to denounce a movie that is… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Mockingjay Part 2’

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Director: Francis Lawrence Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Donald Sutherland, Julianne Moore, Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Woody Harrelson Plot: The rebellion against Panem’s government comes to a head when Katniss – the… Continue reading

IFFBoston 2015 Review: ‘The Overnight’

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Independent Film Festival Boston 2015 Directed by: Patrick Brice Starring: Adam Scott, Taylor Schilling, and Jason Schwartzman Plot: After moving to Los Angeles, a married couple with a young son meet another couple with a young… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Everly’

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Director: Joe Lynch Starring: Salma Hayek Plot: A woman forced into sexual slavery fights for her life. Review: No one could question Joe Lynch’s dedication to the B-movie concept. He paints with blood, bullets, and babes.… Continue reading

Retro ‘Doctor Who’ Reviews – Vol. 7.3

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Ace and The Doctor continue their adventures, in this volume seeing some old enemies and an old friend. Silver Nemesis Heading to Earth in the middle of a meteorite is a dangerous weapon… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Sweeney’

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Director: Nick Love Cast: Ray Winstone, Ben Drew, Damien Lewis, Hayley Atwell With his execrable reboot/remake/ravaging of a classic UK crime franchise, Nick Love proves himself to be the foremost hack of British… Continue reading

Les Misérables Review

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Director: Tom Hooper Cast: Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Samantha Barks I’m not a fan of musical theatre – I’ve never really been able to put my finger on it but there… Continue reading