• Comfort Films – The Medicine We All Need

    Ah, the comfort film. The cinematic equivalent of a nice warm blanket and a cup of cocoa. The antidote to exam stress and, more importantly, a great all round “feel-good” experience. Here at IMPACT, some of our writers have taken the liberty to share their own recommendations regarding the...
  • Scrapbook – Soundtracks and Scores

    Image credit: Andres Moreno via Flickr Following our crossover with Music in Issue 234, Impact takes a further look at some of our favourite soundtracks and scores in our latest scrapbook… The Nightmare Before Christmas If there is one thing that screams Christmas to me, it’s this: Henry Selick’s...
  • Review – How to Train Your Dragon 2

    After an outstanding first entry, it sadness me to say that How to Train Your Dragon 2 falls into mediocrity. The major shortcoming of How to Train Your Dragon 2 is its lack of originality. While its predecessor was a breath of fresh air and retained endearing qualities in abundance, the new installment is a...
  • Scrapbook – Dreamworks Animation

    With this week’s release of caveman comedy The Croods, our writers pick their favourite offerings from Dreamworks Animation. The Road to El Dorado The Road to El Dorado may be far from a classic on par with the original Shrek, however there is a certain charm about this  early Dreamworks offering. Before...