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Recent reviews

  • Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves

    Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves


    What an absolute delight. Funny - proper funny, not kids movie funny - full of inventive action sequences and thrills and with a bad guy that’s genuinely creepy and scary; perfect family viewing. I loved it.

  • Aftersun



    A late 90’s set drama about a difficult relationship between a father and their child, where he simultaneously hates himself for being away from them and also chafes at the toes that bind them, leaving him in a state of perpetual self-loathing?

    Too close to the bone, a very uncomfortable watch for me.

Popular reviews

  • The Cabin in the Woods

    The Cabin in the Woods


    Formula. Every film has one. Watch enough films and you learn the formulas, perhaps even subconciously; and it can ruin the film for you. It drains a film of tension, it makes a film predictable. And in no other genre is the formula more apparent than in horror.

    The Cabin In The Woods (TCITW)has a formula too. It is no different to any other film in that respect. But while your Texas Chainsaw Massacres and your Excorcists and your Last…

  • The Avengers

    The Avengers


    I'm going to lay my Captain America trading cards on the table up front and declare that I am, and always have been, a comic-book geek so 'The Avengers' (I'm not calling it by it's silly UK title) was always going to be an easy sell to me, but , even I did not expect this film to deliver as much as it did.

    For the unitiated, 'The Avengers', directed by Joss Whedon* is a straight up sequel to all…