• Trailer Watch – Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Here it is: the trailer which made more people watch American Football than any other. This new trailer for the cinematic event of 2015 doesn’t feature too many new plot ideas, instead focusing on characterisation, a nice change from the usual spoon-feeding of the plot seen in most trailers...
  • Trailer Watch – Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Despite being over a year away from release, fans have been treated to a first look at Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The Force Awakens takes place thirty years after the events of The Return of The Jedi, and it shows with this teaser. A sleeker more menacing storm trooper...
  • TV Review – Girls, Season 2

    A few weeks ago, the second series of the critically acclaimed US show Girls hit the stands on DVD.  Girls is the show that you’ve heard of but possibly not gotten round to watching yet; the one that follows the four New York 20-somethings throughout their friendships, loves and...
  • Review – Frances Ha

    Bad reviews write themselves. Good ones are much harder. Noah Baumbach’s latest, Frances Ha, the story of a young woman in search of her place in life definitely falls in the latter.  The creation of Baumbach’s collaborative work with the ever surprising and refreshing Greta Gerwig, Frances is not...