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  • Darkest Hour

    Darkest Hour

    ★★★★

    Every year in January, there comes a film that heavily attracts the most Oscar buzz, and this year it’s director Joe Wright’s Darkest Hour that has been bestowed with that great honour. Why its been getting so much awards attention is probably obvious by now, as it all owes thanks to Gary Oldman’s grand and towering performance as Winston Churchill, placing him as a solid frontrunner to win Best Actor. Having already won the Golden Globe for his performance, it’s…

  • Hostiles

    Hostiles

    ★★★★½

    Once in every few years, there comes a release of a new Western film that reminds you of just how brilliant this genre can be and what it can offer, and Hostiles is most certainly one of those Westerns that does just that. But it also boasts some central themes that we don’t often see in a movie of this calibre. Ranking this high up on my ‘must-see if you haven’t’ recommendation list with the likes of some other notable…

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  • Selma

    Selma

    ★★★★½

    Christ I never thought a film like this would have such a profound effect on me. So unflinchingly brutal and cruel but yet ultimately uplifting and courageous. This film shows just how awful American racism was back then in the 1960s and demonstrates what an inspirational figure Martin Luther King was to his people and anyone else believing in his cause.
    His struggle for freedom, the right to vote, being accepted as Americans and making a stand during the civil…

  • John Wick

    John Wick

    ★★★★½

    EAT YOUR BLOODY DAMN HEART OUT LIAM NEESON BECAUSE KEANU REEVES IS BACK ON TOP FORM AND KILLING EUROPEAN SCUMBAGS BETTER THAN YOU EVER DID!!!