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  • Lights Out

    Lights Out

    ★★★½

    2016 was a stellar year in the horror genre, one of the best in recent memory. 'Don't Breathe, 'Hush' and 'The Conjuring 2' to name just a few all came out within months of each other and managed to prove you can bring good quality scares straight to the main stream. 'Light's out' is no different and only continues with the pleasant surprise that was 2016 horror.

    The story of 'Light's out' isn't exactly unique, the concept has certainly popped…

  • The Magnificent Seven

    The Magnificent Seven

    ★★½

    Overall I do find myself generally enjoying the films of Antoine Fuqua films. They tend to be loud, big and stylish which have loads of talent involved and all the hallmarks of being something special indeed, but more often than not they end up falling onto the 'just okay' side of things.

    This trend doesn't exactly buck when it comes to 'The Magnificent Seven'. An amazing cast, beautiful surroundings and a tried and testing story that never really manages to…

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  • The Revenant

    The Revenant

    ★★★★½

    It's always tough going into a film, that so much has already been written and said about, and for the most part positively. There's that apprehension in the back of your mind. Luckily 'The Revenant' not only lived up to the hype, it exceeded it.

    The beauty of the surroundings are in stark contrast to the gritty and violent actions of some of the characters. There's a perfect blend of beautiful and brutal. The first act is almost more of…

  • Pulp Fiction

    Pulp Fiction

    ★★★★★

    I'm at the start of a week off work, and am looking to get through a load of films that have been piling up. But first I decided to re-watch a favourite of mine and introduce my girlfriend to, in my opinion Tarantino's best movie. Luckily for both of us, she liked it.

    Nothing I write here is going to add anything new to what has already been written or said in the past, I'm not going to be pitching…