• Film Review: The Irishman

    Martin Scorsese’s exceptional The Irishman asks what happens when the guns go down, and the bodies are buried....
  • Film Review: Joker

    In Todd Phillips’s new adaptation, Joaquin Phoenix is a simulacrum of the sad clown....
  • Film Review – Dirty Grandpa

    The topless 72-year-old acting legend that is Robert De Niro weightlifting the also topless High School Musical legend Zac Efron is one way of attracting audiences, as is having a young man disturbingly watch his granddad sensually put on stockings. Channelling its inner Graduate, Dirty Grandpa attracted me precisely because of the...
  • Scrapbook – Movember at the Movies

    Commemorating the month of Movember, we’ve compiled a short list of the five most magnificently memorable movie moustache and beard styles in order to raise awareness for, and help change the face of men’s health. The Toothbrush Moustache Wearer: Charlie Chaplin as The Little Tamp First Appearance: Kid Auto Races...
  • Next on Netflix #10

    Now there’s little work to be procrastinating from there’s even more time to stare at a screen. Next on Netflix is back to ensure that you’re not wasting a single moment of those valuable hours/days/weeks… Jackie Brown If you are a relatively young and a fan of cinema, it’s virtually compulsory...
  • IMDb Top 250: The Greatest Films Of All Time?

    From budding critics to anybody with a mild interest in motion pictures, computer programmer Col Needham’s Internet Movie Database (IMDb) provides a wealth of factual information and trivia for all things cinema and television. Open to input from anybody with an internet connection, it has compiled the users’ top...
  • Review – Last Vegas

    Last Vegas, the latest popcorn film from director Jon Turteltaub (Cool Runnings, the National Treasure films) is by the numbers, fairly obvious and clearly somewhat indebted to another popular chaotic-is-an-understatement-bachelor-party-in-Vegas foursome, yet, against the odds, it works pretty damn well.  Michael Douglas, the millionaire with the trademark Empty Life...