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  • Detour

    Detour

    ★★

    Detour is a film from Christopher Smith (whose directed films such as Creep and Triangle) that appears to follow the format of Peter Howitt's Sliding Doors with a tweak as we follow young law student Harper, who interacts with criminal Johnny Ray and asks rather curious questions about how much it would cost to hurt his stepfather, who he believes is not only cheating on his mother, but has caused the accident that has left her in a coma and…

  • Justice League

    Justice League

    ★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I came into this film hoping that the group dynamic between the league members would be enough for me to enjoy this film and, for me personally, it was. Ben Affleck’s Bruce Wayne is on a different path to what he was in Batman V Superman, deciding to team up with metahumans rather than be hellbent on bringing them down, as he looks at the bigger threat of Steppenwolf and his army of Parademons making their way to Earth in…

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  • Wonder Woman

    Wonder Woman

    ★★★★½

    Wonder Woman is the latest instalment in Warner Bros. DC Extended Universe, the first female led superhero film in over a decade (we can try to forget that Catwoman and Elektra happened....but they did) and also the first female director to direct a superhero film with a female protagonist (the second in comic book films behind Lexi Alexander for 2008's Punisher: War Zone). From these points, plus the fact that the films within the DCEU haven't received the critical claim…

  • Logan

    Logan

    ★★★★★

    Back in the summer of 2000, 20th Century Fox brought the X-Men film to the big screen, back in the day when comic book/superhero films weren't taken as serious as they are now (to a certain degree) by major studios. It also launched the career of then well known stage actor Hugh Jackman to a worldwide audience playing the role of Wolverine. Fast forward to seventeen years later and Hugh Jackman makes his ninth and final outing as the iconic…