Top Five Jedi’s in Star Wars

In honour of Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi being released this week, I thought I’d take a look at the best lightsaber-wielding, users of the Force. 5: MACE WINDU The prequels were full of cool characters and Windu was most definitely up there with Darth Maul, now that’s a match-up I’d like to […]

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The problem with movie sequels

With sequels being Hollywood’s favourite thing to churn out year after year, it leaves people to wonder; will we ever get some original movie ideas? The term “sequelitis” refers to an infestation of unnecessary movie sequels spreading throughout cinemas and it seems that tinsel town most definitely contracted this disease. Why make a movie sequel? […]

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A review of American Hustle

Certainly one of the most entertaining films to come out of Hollywood in 2013, American Hustle lives up to its title – what the Mirror calls “a darkly humorous crime caper”. Its basic premise is the 1970s Abscam scandal, starring (in real life) Irving Rosenfeld, in the film played by Christian Bale. In real life, […]

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Parkland brings nothing new to the JFK story

People are always ready to buy into conspiracy theories because they are more entertaining than what the truth is. This point is emphasised further by the latest gloomy film about the assassination of President Kennedy. This is an attempted strike back at the ridiculous but very entertaining JFK film by Oliver Stone. In this film, […]

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Films for Every Occasion – Halloween

All films seem to have a time when it’s perfect to get them off the shelf and watch them again. Whether it’s something like The Nightmare Before Christmas around the 25th of December, or a romantic comedy around Valentines Day, there’s always a perfect film for the occasion – and Halloween is certainly no different. […]

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8 Great Easter Eggs to find on DVD

Watching a film on DVD may not offer the same big screen, surround sound experience of the cinema (unless you’ve invested quite a bit in your home entertainment system), but there is one major advantage to watching at at home: control. You can pause the movie whenever you want, allowing you to get a snack […]

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