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  • Snatched

    Snatched

    ★★★½

    Another year, another unfairly critically derided female driven comedy film (are we sensing a pattern here?). While there were inevitably always going to be a few problematic elements to a film that sometimes seems like a Comedy hybrid of ‘Taken’ and ‘Eat Pray Love’, ‘Snatched’ actually deals with its slightly dodgy ‘Americans kidnapped abroad’ plot reasonably well overall.

    Screenwriter, Katie Dippold, uses the kidnap plot to tell a genuinely heartwarming tale of a family reconnecting while exploring loneliness and disconnection…

  • The Hangover Part II

    The Hangover Part II

    ★★

    No amount of visual flair can disguise the fact that 'The Hangover Part II' comes from the unimaginative rehash school of movie sequels, following the original film almost beat for beat right down to another embarrassing cameo from celebrity Rapist, Mike Tyson.

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★½

    It is very rare these days that I see a hugely budgeted movie that truly looks like it could of cost that much to make. In fact I’m usually left wondering how large the lead Actor’s trailer must have been because I simply can’t imagine where the money went. With the case of George Miller’s ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ however, every penny of it’s $150 million budget is right up there on the screen. It doesn’t look like Miller made…

  • Edge of Tomorrow

    Edge of Tomorrow

    ★★★★

    The Best Cruise-gasm in years