CINEMA RELEASE: THE NIGHT BEFORE – FILM REVIEW

CINEMA RELEASE: THE NIGHT BEFORE – FILM REVIEW

While time will tell if ‘The Night Before’ becomes something of a staple for viewers around the holiday period, there’s no denying that writer/director Jonathan…

THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 2 – FILM REVIEW

THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 2 – FILM REVIEW

Anyone who hasn’t kept abreast of the plot details for the ‘Hunger Games’ series certainly won’t be getting caught up to speed with this final…

SPECTRE – FILM REVIEW

SPECTRE – FILM REVIEW

Following on from something as high caliber as ‘Skyfall’, the latest 007 outing ‘Spectre’ was always going to arrive with a certain air of expectation,…

MAN UP – FILM REVIEW – BY PETER GRAY

MAN UP – FILM REVIEW – BY PETER GRAY

CINEMA RELEASE: MAN UP Director: Ben Palmer Cast: Simon Pegg, Lake Bell, Ophelia Lovibond, Rory Kinnear, Olivia Williams Classification: M (Sexual References and Coarse Language)…

THE DRESSMAKER – FILM REVIEW

THE DRESSMAKER – FILM REVIEW

Comedy and tragedy go hand-in-hand in ‘The Dressmaker’, a larger-than-life, heartbreaking laugher that benefits from its brave cast and stellar wardrobe selection. Not the warm…

BRIDGE OF SPIES – FILM REVIEW

BRIDGE OF SPIES – FILM REVIEW

It’s unsurprising that ‘Bridge of Spies’ is a particularly classy film given that it reunites Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks, not to mention screenwriting credits…

CRIMSON PEAK FILM REVIEW – PETER GRAY

CRIMSON PEAK FILM REVIEW – PETER GRAY

CINEMA RELEASE: CRIMSON PEAK Director: Guillermo del Toro Cast: Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston, Charlie Hunnam Classification: MA15+ (Strong Bloody Violence) Review by Peter…

BLACK MASS – FILM REVIEW

BLACK MASS – FILM REVIEW

After the misfire that was ‘The Lone Ranger’ and the disaster that was ‘Mortdecai’ (not to mention an uncredited cameo in the vile ‘Tusk’) Johnny…

THE MARTIAN – FILM REVIEW

THE MARTIAN – FILM REVIEW

Based on Andy Weir’s enormously popular novel, and possibly now used as the best recruitment tool NASA has to offer, ‘The Martian’ serves as director…

MACBETH – FILM REVIEW

MACBETH – FILM REVIEW

Whilst there is no denying how dark, haunting and imposing Justin Kurzel’s take on ‘Macbeth’ is, as well as how brilliant the performances from leads…