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  • Avengers: Age of Ultron

    Avengers: Age of Ultron 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 19 Apr, 2015 8

    It all leads up to these films, doesn’t it? Every single addition to Marvel’s Cinematic Universe stands to culminate in an epic team-up otherwise known as the Avengers. The problem with this is that there is a lot of build-up involved. Three years have passed since the last Avengers film, that’s about five films so far. There’s a lot of pressure riding on writer/director Joss Whedon to deliver what he did last time that grossed Disney and Marvel over one…

  • The Longest Ride

    The Longest Ride 2015

    ★★ Watched 07 Apr, 2015

    Sophia (Britt Robertson) is just your average college senior art major, she just wants to keep her head down and finish her studies before she can leave it all behind and start her glamorous life interning at a New York art gallery. Fate puts a spanner in the works, however, when her sorority sisters convince her to go to a rodeo to watch the Bull Riders. It’s here that she first locks eyes on the dreamy Luke Collins (Scott Eastwood),…

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  • Nightcrawler

    Nightcrawler 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 25 Nov, 2014 1

    This is one of the most intense and enthralling character pieces I have seen on film. The film has it's flaws, that's to be sure. Some have argued that the score is a let down and I personally feel that the side-characters, in particular Riz Ahmed's Rick, were a little under-drawn. The love and attention of this film is clearly and definitely focused on the character of Louis Bloom, portrayed through a phenomenal performance by Jake Gyllenhaal.

    Louis Bloom is…

  • Furious 7

    Furious 7 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 30 Mar, 2015 5

    It’s easy for someone not to think much of the Fast and Furious franchise. While they’re extremely popular, if you don’t usually watch those kinds of films it’s pretty easy to dismiss with other schlock like the Transformers films. I was actually kind of in this ballpark until I decided to marathon films 4, 5 and 6 of the franchise over an entire evening and I have to say, this stuff is good. Sure, it’s mindless entertainment but it’s mindless…