Easy going toe-tapping fun. In a city of humanoid animals, a crafty koala's (Matthew McConaughey) attempt to save his theatre with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as its finalists' find that their lives will never be the same. I don't know why the family put this on (considering our youngest is … Continue reading *NEW* SING REVIEW *NEW*



Pursue no further! Oh how the mighty have fallen. Well, Reese Witherspoon anyway. This feeble affair desperately tried to be a sillier version of The Heat but it just left me cold. From the opening montage, you knew what sort of film you were getting yourself into. A bad one. An uptight and by-the-book cop … Continue reading *NEW* HOT PURSUIT REVIEW *NEW*


A good film. A group of Sudanese refugees are given the chance to resettle in Kansas City, Missouri, where their encounter with an employment agency counsellor (Reese Witherspoon) forever changes their lives. A wonderful little film that is certainly worth your attention. I originally watched this on a flight to America. I had no idea … Continue reading THE GOOD LIE REVIEW


Did Reese Witherspoon's performance drive me wild with praise or RAGE? The director of Dallas Buyers Club returns with another Oscar contender but can lightning strike twice? Right, enough questions. Not bad at all. I had mixed feelings about Reese Witherspoon. I mean, Legally Blonde? No, no, no. That was until her Oscar winning turn … Continue reading WILD REVIEW


Knot for me, I'm afraid. What? Bad punnery aside, a star studded cast do their utmost to uplift an initially shocking case that leads nowhere and if not for the studded cast, should have been put on a crime channel as an one hour documentary. Harsh but true. A slow burning opening leads to an … Continue reading THE DEVIL’S KNOT REVIEW