*NEW* LIVE BY NIGHT REVIEW *NEW*

Alright, alright. The pace may have been a killer and we might have seen it all before BUT Affleck’s crime caper still packs a punch. A group of Boston-bred gangsters set up shop in balmy Florida during the Prohibition era, facing off against the competition and the Ku Klux Klan. The opening 20 minutes didn't mess … Continue reading *NEW* LIVE BY NIGHT REVIEW *NEW*

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THE DROP REVIEW

Tom Hardy’s performance certainly got the drop on me. He proves yet again why he is one of the most versatile actors going. So what’s it all about? Bob Saginowski (Hardy) finds himself at the centre of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighbourhood's past where friends, … Continue reading THE DROP REVIEW

A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES REVIEW

Or Taken To The Grave? Liam Neeson uses his particular set of skills. No, wait! His acting skills (Remember them?) and his gravelly gravitas for the hardened private eye thrown into the seedy underworld of a 90s New York City. A return to form for the reformed action hero in a suspenseful, if drawn out, … Continue reading A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES REVIEW

*THROWBACK REVIEW* TWO FACES OF JANUARY

Two stars for Two Faces, more like. A real shame. A beautifully shot and well acted reboot of a regurgitated plot line that has been done so many times before and so much better by its supposedly "dated" predecessors. The film revolves around a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who try to flee … Continue reading *THROWBACK REVIEW* TWO FACES OF JANUARY

BLUE RUIN REVIEW

It’s always the films that you expect to do nothing that surprise you. I went in fearing the worst (my usual stance these days) and was rewarded. This time it’s with a hard boiled, gritty Deep Southern revenge flick. That being said, it’s not without its flaws but worth a watch. Just has enough to … Continue reading BLUE RUIN REVIEW