Toy Story 4

Toy Story 4 – Review

Is Toy Story 4 anything more than one last wring of the franchise towel to drain those last few dollars out? Disney has decided today’s audiences require "new" versions of their 1990s classics such as The...
Robin Hood

Robin Hood – Review

It's always worse when your parents tell you they're not angry, they're just disappointed. How would they react when you managed to achieve both, and yet neither at the same time? Wonder no more and say hello...
The Grinch

The Grinch – Review

In the third adaptation of Dr. Seuss’ classic Christmas tale, Benedict Cumberbatch voices the grumpy green in an animation from the studio behind Despicable Me and The Secret Life of Pets. It's a colourful,...
Monrovia Indiana

Monrovia, Indiana – Venice 2018 Review

A master of observational cinema, Frederick Wiseman’s more recent films have loosely focused on contemporary American life - from courtrooms, hospital beds, schoolyards and military bases, to monasteries and...
Unremember

Unremember – Venice 2018 Review

Flavia Castro is the writer, director, editor and producer of Unremember, shown in the Orizzonti strand of the Venice Biennale. With so many recent Latin American films confronting the resurgence of the past,...
The Spy Who Dumped Me

The Spy Who Dumped Me – Review

It will not shock readers when informed that The Spy Who Dumped Me is not a cinematic masterpiece. This is not to belittle the filmmakers' efforts from the off, but it's important to reset your...