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  • War for the Planet of the Apes

    War for the Planet of the Apes

    ★★★½

    Still blown away by the amazing motion capture animation and Ceaser is such a fantastic character, but I didn't think that this instalment was as good as the first two. It just wasn't the epic finale I was hoping for, which I suppose is hard to do when we already know the outcome. Woody Harrelson is a great addition, though.

  • Brigsby Bear

    Brigsby Bear

    ★★★½

    I have to thank a Twitter follower for recommending this to me. Otherwise, I wouldn't have given it a chance.

    But I'm glad that I did. Brigsby Bear is on the right side of quirky. It's slightly awkward and, just like James, is pretty messed up deep down in side, but The Lonely Island boys don't take things too far, which they very often do.

    The tone is handled perfectly; I quite often thought to myself "Ah, that's nice", as…

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  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    ★★½

    I had a disclaimer at the top of this review but everybody went off telling me how wrong I was anyway, so scrap that, you'll just have to remember that this is merely one person's opinion and that we're all entitled to one.

    First of all, I like Kubrick's films, love some of them in fact, but I can't even pretend to like this one. Of course I understand the influence this film had on the industry in its time,…

  • Sucker Punch

    Sucker Punch

    ★★★★

    I was told beforehand that this was a love it or hate it film and that there was no in between, and it's easy to see why that is. Personally, I don't agree with any of the negative reviews, so it turns out that I'm one of the few that love it.

    Firstly, I don't understand why many of the reviews I have read go on about the huge emphasis on rape for. This is what put me off at…