• Why Do We Watch Films That We Know Will Be Bad?

    Quentin Tarantino can be recognised as one of the few great film directors that has developed a uniquely focused style. One of the reasons Tarantino has been able to produce films such as Pulp Fiction and Reservoir Dogs is because he had a vision and didn’t sway when the...
  • Review – Transformers: Age of Extinction

    Attempting to mentally sweep up the scattered fragments of shambles to make sense of Transformers: Age of Extinction poses as great a challenge as would the cleanup of the nonsensical destruction portrayed in the film itself. I mean, where do you begin? This pointless continuation of the Transfranchise is...
  • Scrapbook – Alien Invasion Movies

    Invading UK cinemas come July 5th will be Transformers: Age of Extinction. In response, our writers recall their favourite alien invasion movies. Men in Black Men in Black spawned sequels, songs and Will Smith’s career, and made alien hunting cool too. The film introduces us to Agents J and K...
  • Trailer Watch – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

    While the name Michael Bay might have you running in the other direction after the disasters that were Transformers 2, 3 and by the looks of it 4, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles may want you to give his credit as a producer the benefit of the doubt. It has all...
  • Review – The Lego Movie

    Hollywood has a protracted history of taking adored treasures of yesteryears and adapting them into feature films. Suffice to say, results have varied. Instances include the much-maligned Transformers and G.I. Joe franchises amongst various others. The Lego Movie is now the latest attempt to bring a beloved relic to the big...
  • Trailer Watch – Transformers: Age of Extinction

    Outdated misogyny and downright stupidity aside, there will always be a special place in my heart for the outlandish robot on robot action of the Transformers franchise, and with the release of the first teaser for Age of Extinction, we’re about to see a whole lot more. The two big things...