*NEW* DOCTOR STRANGE REVIEW *NEW*

Strange is right. A former neurosurgeon (Benedict Cumberbatch) embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts. Fresh, different, throw in a few crazy visual effects and we're onto a winner. Ol' Cucumberbatch nails it as the cynical and quick-witted super doc. Imagine if House had super … Continue reading *NEW* DOCTOR STRANGE REVIEW *NEW*

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JURASSIC WORLD REVIEW

Revisiting the monster hit that tore up the box office and . . . Meh. I loved the original. An iconic piece of film making that I have lost many a Sunday afternoon watching again and again. It was always going to be hard not to draw comparisons. BUT this was just about en par … Continue reading JURASSIC WORLD REVIEW

THE DARK TOWER REVIEW

The DULL Tower? With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only the last Gunslinger Roland Dechain (Idris Elba) can defend the Tower from Walter O'Dim (Matthew McConaughey), the Man in Black. BE WARNED. I've never read the Stephen King novels so do NOT murder … Continue reading THE DARK TOWER REVIEW

*NEW* TOMB RAIDER REVIEW *NEW*

Vikander was brilliant BUT was everything else? Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared. In a nutshell, flawed but fun. Something these video game movie adaptations (of late) have failed to achieve (Sorry Fassbender, the … Continue reading *NEW* TOMB RAIDER REVIEW *NEW*

47 METRES DOWN REVIEW

Thumbs down? Two sisters vacationing in Mexico are trapped in a shark cage at the bottom of the ocean. With less than an hour of oxygen left and great white sharks circling nearby, they must fight to survive. I loved the cheesy 80s horror movie style title sequence and that creepy rift. Somebody knows their … Continue reading 47 METRES DOWN REVIEW

MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN REVIEW

A resurgent return from the Edward Scissorhands maestro? Or another dud to add to his ever-growing pile? When Jacob (Asa Butterfield) discovers clues to a mystery that stretches across time, he finds Miss Peregrine's (Eva Green) Home for Peculiar Children. But the danger deepens after he gets to know the residents and learns about their … Continue reading MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN REVIEW

HARDCORE HENRY REVIEW

Stupid, ridiculously violent, messed up BUT . . . not bad at all. Henry is resurrected from death with no memory, and he must save his wife from a telekinetic warlord with a plan to bio-engineer soldiers. Imagine if Crank was made into a f**ked up first person shoot em up video game walk through … Continue reading HARDCORE HENRY REVIEW