Nine Lives (2016)

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld Writers: Gwyn Lurie, Matt Allen Stars: Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Garner, Robbie Amell As we open, Tom Brand (a rather lethargic Spacey) parachutes onto the top of his new building to hold a […]

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Pan (2015)

Director: Joe Wright Writers: Jason Fuchs, J.M. Barrie (characters) Stars: Levi Miller, Hugh Jackman, Garrett Hedlund Hugh Jackman stars as Blackbeard in this classic retelling of Peter Pan with a rather large twist. After seeing […]

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Sausage Party (2016)

Directors: Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon Writers: Kyle Hunter (screenplay), Ariel Shaffir (screenplay), Seth Rogen (screenplay & story), Evan Goldberg (screenplay & story) Stars: Seth Rogen, Kristen Wiig, Jonah Hill Ok, with Seth Rogan and Evan […]

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The Intruders (2015)

Director: Adam Massey Writer: Jason Juravic Stars: Miranda Cosgrove, Donal Logue, Austin Butler This will probably be a fairly short review when compared to some others of mine. There really isn’t much to say about […]

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Hummingbird (2013)

Director: Steven Knight Writer: Steven Knight Stars: Jason Statham, Agata Buzek, Vicky McClure Hummingbird (also commonly known as Redemption) has our anti-hero Statham once again playing an ex special forces type with a troubled past. […]

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The Hunter (2011)

Director: Daniel Nettheim Writers: Alice Addison (screenplay), Wain Fimeri (original adaptation), Julia Leigh (Novel) Stars: Willem Dafoe, Sam Neill, Morgana Davies The Hunter charts the tale of one isolated and disconnected mans slow journey back […]

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February (2015)

Director: Oz Perkins Writer: Oz Perkins Stars: Kiernan Shipka, Emma Roberts, Lucy Boynton A strong directorial debut from Perkins after a few acting appearances and screenplays. This is also only one of two features that […]

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American Poltergeist (2015)

Director: Mike Rutkowski Writers: Nicole Holland, Mike Rutkowski Stars: Donna Spangler, Simona Fusco, Aaron Lee Horrific, torturous, brutal, terrifying and truly shocking. And that’s just my review of this pointless piece of crap that masquerades […]

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Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)

Director: James Bobin Writers: Linda Woolverton (screenplay), Lewis Carroll (books) Stars: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter I have never been the biggest fan of the first film by Tim Burton (as a lover […]

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The Woman in Black (2012)

Director: James Watkins Writers: Susan Hill (novel), Jane Goldman (screenplay) Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Janet McTeer, Ciarán Hinds Arthur Kipps (Radcliffe) is a young London solicitor still mourning the loss of his wife. Despite this he […]

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6 Bullets (2012)

Director: Ernie Barbarash Writers: Chad Law, Evan Law Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Joe Flanigan, Anna-Louise Plowman An opening text statement regarding modern day slavery precedes what was a surprisingly good little action film. I’ve always […]

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