• Review – Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

    The apes have risen, humanity is on its knees, but the fight for survival is only just beginning. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, the sequel to 2011’s Rise of the Planet of the Apes, is a much darker film, set 10 years after its predecessor, establishing a...
  • Review – Rise of the Planet of the Apes

    Towards the end of the clumsily-named Rise of the Planet of the Apes, I found myself siding with the monkeys (sorry, I mean apes). These expertly computer-generated creatures had character and cohesion, not to mention smarts. They also upstaged the slightly hammy performances of James Franco and David Oyelowo;...