FILM REVIEW: T2 Trainspotting

Picture the scene. You return to your home city of Edinburgh after being away 20 years and come to find like you, things have ages. But not necessarily everything. The words “Hello Mark,So what have you been up to… for twenty years?” which leave Sick Boy’s (Jonny Lee Miller) mouth are a question fans of…

FILM REVIEW: Manchester By The Sea

When Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) is pulled but to his home town on the Massachusetts coast, it takes him on a journey that he had buried deep in his memory. On the surface Manchester By The Sea may not offer up a lot, telling the story of a Handyman who clearly has an attitude problem.…

Episode VIII title revealed

It is arguably the most successful film franchise ever made, and now the latest in the serious has an official name. Episode VIII in the Star Wars saga will be titled The Last Jedi. The film, is the sequel to JJ Abrams’s 2015 The Force Awakens, and will continue the story of mysteriously powerful Rey…

FILM REVIEW: Cobain: Montage of Heck

Many people will have different views on Kurt Cobain, views on his lifestyle, theories on his death. But one thing that you cannot fault was that he probably had one of the most creative minds of his generation. In the sombering documentation of his life director Brett Morgan really shows a new depth into the…

FILM REVIEW: Big Hero Six

As a young lad growing up, I have always been into superheroes and it would be lying if I said I never had the thought of creating my own superhero persona. So when the ‘Hiro’ of Disney’s latest film Big Hero Six gets to do exactly that the younger me got full of excitement. Now…

FILM REVIEW: Interstellar

‘Do not go gentle into that good night’ the words that ring prominent from Michael Caine’s mouth in the latest instalment of Christopher Nolan’s brilliance. This line sums up the feeling of unknown that we as the viewer are about to embark on as well as our protagonist Cooper (Matthew McConaughey). In this latest space…

FILM REVIEW: Nightcrawler

Everyone knows someone like Louis Bloom, a person that you are very cautious around and clearly is a bit unhinged. Bloom is the latest character in Jake Gyllenhaal’s repertoire, as it looks like the actor is starting to hit the peak of his career. Nightcrawaler follows the obsessive Bloom discover his ‘Calling in Life’ after…