7 Movies Turning 10 in 2017

A decade is a pretty significant milestone for anything in life, for the film industry it's normally a cash grabbing opportunity to remaster works that generally don't need remastered, but for movie buffs it's just another excuse to re-watch some of our favourites. With that said here are my top 7 films that will be a decade old … Continue reading 7 Movies Turning 10 in 2017

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Y Tu Mamá También Reviewed by Grant Connor

Y Tu Mamá También is a 2001 Mexican film following the travels of two teenagers and an older attractive woman as they drive across Mexico to a supposed hidden beach known as “Heaven’s Mouth” and gain a greater understanding of life, love, death and friendship along the way. Before I kick off a review of a … Continue reading Y Tu Mamá También Reviewed by Grant Connor

The Book of Life Reviewed by Thomas Neil

The Book of Life is adorable from start to finish. But seriously what the hell is up with the drawing style for this movie? Pretty much everyone has a horrible looking gherkin type thing for a nose. If I had to summarise this movie, and the man with a gun to my head says I … Continue reading The Book of Life Reviewed by Thomas Neil

Inception Reviewed by Thomas Neil

Inception (directed by Christopher Nolan) is a movie that I took forever to get around to watching. It isn't perfect and relies heavily upon belief in some sketchy premises to watch but other than that it's worth it. It made a distinct mark on pop culture, I am speaking of course about the “Inception noise” … Continue reading Inception Reviewed by Thomas Neil

Quickie – Sherlock: Series 4 Reviewed by Grant Connor

My enjoyment of BBC’s “Sherlock” has been sporadic over the years to say the least. I’ve often been frustrated by how by-the-numbers it became as it grew in popularity or how every time Sherlock said something like “The game is on!” (or some other catchphrase for the audience) he would flail his jacket like Batman does … Continue reading Quickie – Sherlock: Series 4 Reviewed by Grant Connor

Quickie – Mad Max: Fury Road Reviewed by Grant Connor

Mad Max: Fury Road is director George Millers great hurricane of a return to his own franchise creating the most visceral and physical instalment yet. Never before has actual stunt work and CGI blended into such perfect realism. "As the world fell, each of us in our own way was broken. It was hard to … Continue reading Quickie – Mad Max: Fury Road Reviewed by Grant Connor

Thoughts on: The Killing Joke by Grant Connor

“The Killing Joke” is directed by Sam Liu and is the latest Warner Bros Batman animation based on Alan Moore’s dark and brooding tale of madness and the ease in which one can fall into it. After nearly 30 years it is widely regarded as the best Joker story in the history of Batman comics. … Continue reading Thoughts on: The Killing Joke by Grant Connor