Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri: Winner of 3 BAFTAs.

This film is a visceral powerhouse. From the acting to the narrative, no punches are pulled. The emotional weight this film and its characters carry is insane. The contemporary and mature themes explored have to be admired. This is a must watch. Synopsis: A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter’s murderContinue reading “Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri: Winner of 3 BAFTAs.”

World Cinema: Films to See

I thought i’d put this list together to really honour the truly fantastic world cinema films out there. A lot of the time these movies slip under our radar and don’t receive the true attention they deserve. The Handmaiden I went into this movie blind, and man, was it worth the pay off. This movieContinue reading “World Cinema: Films to See”

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch. Relax, you’re going to love it.

If you’re like me, you can’t wait for this time of the year as it usually means one thing. A BLACK MIRROR EPISODE. Last year, we were fortunate enough to feast on Season 4, this year, bandersnatch takes over over screens and our minds. There aren’t many writers can could pull bandersnatch off with suchContinue reading “Black Mirror: Bandersnatch. Relax, you’re going to love it.”

Sci-Fi: Blade Runner 2049 Review

A Sci-Fi masterpiece.  I was a little late to the party viewing the original Blade Runner (1 year ago) and, after i watched it, I really appreciated how it had developed to become such as cult classic. The creativity, in accompany of, and not limited to, the philosophical, existential view on what it means toContinue reading “Sci-Fi: Blade Runner 2049 Review”

Prime Video: Oats Studios: Volume 1. Horror films from the mastermind of District 9

VHS horror film fans (not the old tapes you had to rewind to rewatch) tune in, you don’t want to miss this. If you’re like me, and have never heard of Oats Studios, then you will be forgiven, you also might be thinking what the hell is all this about. Before i go any further,Continue reading “Prime Video: Oats Studios: Volume 1. Horror films from the mastermind of District 9”

New on Netflix: Better Call Saul Finale Spoliers

The transformation is complete. Vince Gilligan pulls off a directory masterpiece, again. Just like Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul slowly shows the fundamental process of change for the protagonist. The way it is shot, directed and acted, will again create a clear milestone for streaming TV. Breaking Bad sees Walter White, a moral man setContinue reading “New on Netflix: Better Call Saul Finale Spoliers”

Netflix Review: Maniac Episode One *Spoliers*

Bold, intriguing and almost mentally exhausting to watch. Netflix, unmatched for its cultural and entertainment presence, has taken a bold move in the creation of Maniac. Netflix’s decision to hire Emma Stone, Jonah Hill and¬†Cary Joji Fukunaga¬†(True Detective) means business. The first episode feels like a creative journey, allowing both the streaming service and theContinue reading “Netflix Review: Maniac Episode One *Spoliers*”