Reviews

Border (2018) Review

Border (2018) Review

Ali Abbasi movie 'Border' (2018), also known as Gräns, is "one campfire story you're not going to forget in a hurry" according to Sam Sewell-Peterson in this review.[...]
The Souvenir (2019) Review

The Souvenir (2019) Review

While "at times you struggle to understand what makes these characters worth your attention", "you’ll find yourself more invested than you realised you could be". Sophie Butcher of The Cine Blog reviews Joanna Hogg drama 'The Souvenir'.[...]
It Chapter Two (2019) Review

It Chapter Two (2019) Review

Jacob Davis thinks "Bill Skarsgård was so phenomenal that he made Tim Curry’s version of the character seem less like an Eldritchian horror and more like a weirdo at a circus." His full review here.[...]
Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition - Review

Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition - Review

"A peerless insight" into the career of Stanley Kubrick, Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition offers "inspiring experience to cinephiles young and old".[...]
Little Women (1994) Retrospective Review

Little Women (1994) Retrospective Review

Gillian Armstrong's 'Little Women' (1994) starring Winona Ryder is one to "watch during the lazy nights of Christmas and New Year’s Day, underneath a throw with a hot chocolate: man or woman, brothers or sisters" according to Katie Doyle.[...]
Overcomer (2019) Review

Overcomer (2019) Review

New Kendrick Brothers movie 'Overcomer' (2019) is "a visual “and then”, like a toddler telling a story", according to Jacob Davis' review.[...]
Dragonworld (1994) Review

Dragonworld (1994) Review

"Fortunately, Dragonworld is incredibly entertaining because it’s so stupid" are the words of Jacob Davis in his review of the 1994 picture from writer-director Ted Nicolaou.[...]
47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019) Review

47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019) Review

The Johannes Roberts directed sequel to the surprisingly well received '47 Meters Down', '47 Meters Down: Uncaged', starring Corinne Fox, reviewed by Jacob Davis.[...]
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) Review

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) Review

Jacob Davis reviews new horror movie 'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark' from the mind of Guillermo Del Toro and directed by Andre Ovredal.[...]
Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019) Review

Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019) Review

Perhaps "the precise moment we can pinpoint as Tarantino signing his career's own death warrant", 2019 release Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt, reviewed by Joseph Wade.[...]



The Emoji Movie (2017) Review

The Emoji Movie (2017) Review

"The Emoji Movie is a legendarily bad film", but is it worth all of the vitriol? Jacob Davis explores in his review of the Sony Pictures Animation movie, here.[...]
The Lion King (2019) Review

The Lion King (2019) Review

"While The Jungle Book enhanced the magic of its predecessor, The Lion King did the opposite." Samuel Sybert reviews 'The Lion King' (2019).[...]
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (1989) Snapshot Review

The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (1989) Snapshot Review

Peter Greenaway directed Michael Gambon and Helen Mirren in 'The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover' (1989), a "dark and disturbing" movie according to reviewer Jacob Davis.[...]
Gwen (2019) Review

Gwen (2019) Review

"Moody, tense and visually stunning, 'Gwen' (2019) is a dark delight that holds back no punches and speaks of some cold, hard truths in the world." Kieran Judge reviews.[...]
Crawl (2019) Review

Crawl (2019) Review

"Does this movie really expect me to believe that a college swimmer that can't even win in practice is outswimming an 8-million year old killing machine?" Jacob Davis reviews 'Crawl' (2019).[...]
Demolition Man (1993) Snapshot Review

Demolition Man (1993) Snapshot Review

Imagine a film about a defrosted Sylvester Stallone, a nightmarish sexual simulator and Wesley Snipes saying "what's your boggle". You don't have to imagine it any more, because it exists and it is absolutely worth your time. [...]
Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019) Snapshot Review

Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019) Snapshot Review

New Spidey movie 'Spider-Man: Far from Home' (2019) marks the 22nd entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Kieran Judge reviews the film starring Tom Holland and Jake Gyllenhaal.[...]
Midsommar (2019) Review

Midsommar (2019) Review

"With Midsommar, Aster has scored again, topping his first film with a truly horrific nightmare drenched in sunlight." Samuel Sybert reviews 'Midsommar' starring Florence Pugh.[...]
Yesterday (2019) Review

Yesterday (2019) Review

He's woken up in a world where The Beatles don't exist and it's up to him to reintroduce the music to them. Himesh Patel and Lily James star in Danny Boyle's 'Yesterday'. Katie Doyle's review.[...]
The Dead Don't Die (2019) Review

The Dead Don't Die (2019) Review

Bill Murray and Adam Driver star in the latest movie from Jim Jarmusch, a zombie survival movie titled 'The Dead Don't Die'. Joseph Wade reviews.[...]