• Filmtroduction: Chris Pratt

    With a famously funny wife, a lucrative deal with Marvel and a claim to the original “dad bod” throne, Chris Pratt certainly seems to have it all. But it wasn’t always plain sailing for our likeable leading man. To tie in with the upcoming release of Guardians of the...
  • Are Southampton just a selling club or the masters of moneyball?

    In each summer transfer window from 2013 to 2016, Southampton have sold their best players to other Premier League clubs. Rather than entering a period of decline, however, after each exodus they seem to have actually become stronger. In successive seasons, Southampton have moved further up the table and...
  • Review – Transcendence

    The concept behind ‘cinematographer-cum-director’ Wally Pfister’s sci-fi vision Transcendence is a fascinating one. A super intelligent scientist is fatally wounded by an eco-warrior and then ‘uploaded’ to live on as a digital entity. However, he quickly turns into a rampant AI, hell-bent on ‘upgrading’ humanity. Sound awesome? I thought...
  • Review – Moneyball

    Brad Pitt delivers in a five-star performance in this three-star movie about money, baseball and family. Brad Pitt plays Billy Beane, the general manager of baseball team the Oakland A’s. He’s a success, taking his team to the latter stages of the world series with only a modest budget....