And now for something completely different… an essay I wrote a couple years back during my film degree at Uni.Read more "Analysing the cult status of John Carpenter’s ‘Big Trouble in Little China’ (1986)"
It’s back. The Rick Grimes murder coat has returned. Whenever Rick puts on the coat people die. This episode is no different but for once I found myself not on the side of Sheriff Rick Grimes…Read more "The Walking Dead ‘Still Gotta Mean Something’ Review"
“Everything they’ve built will fall! And from the ashes of their world, we’ll build a better one!” Following up Days of Future Past was never going to be an easy job but if anyone was going to do it right then you’d think it’d be Bryan Singer (director of DoFP, and X-Men 1 and 2). Unfortunately X-Men: Apocalypse never really lives up to it’s […]Read more "X-Men: Apocalypse Review (Mild Spoilers)"
“My name is Max. My world is fire. And blood.” A lot has changed since George Miller’s first Mad Max film back in 1979. Firstly, Mel Gibson is no longer the star in the latest film in the ozploitation franchise that kick started his career. Instead he’s been replaced by Tom Hardy who does the whole tough […]Read more "Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) Review"
The movie shootout might be one of the most popular and recurring scenes in movie history. Any genre of film can contain a shoot out and most of the time movie shootouts are pretty poor. It might just be one dude shooting at another dude without any energy or life to it, or worse, it’ll have […]Read more "The 10 Best Movie Shootouts"
Title – The Mask of Zorro Released – 1998 Director – Martin Campbell Starring – Antonio Banderas, Anthony Hopkins, Catherine Zeta-Jones. The Mask of Zorro is a classic swashbuckling tale from the seasoned director behind some of the best Bond films. Hopkins stars as the ‘classic’ Zorro and Banderas is the young upstart he trains to take up the mask […]Read more "100 Words or Less – The Mask of Zorro"
“All I needed was the love you gave.” In between writing reviews for this blog and studying at University, I and Jack like to make short films. They aren’t made with a budget of any sort and are more a bit of fun than anything else. They’re not to be taken seriously, and they’re very low […]Read more "‘Only You’ – A Short Film"