Category: Films

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

I really don’t like Harry Potter but I do love Newt Scamander. At least I did in the first Beasts film. A bumbling eccentric Brit getting into all sorts of trouble in New York,...

Overlord

In short, Overlord is a delightful B-Grade romp, and this in itself should be all you need to know to go see it, assuming you don’t mind a bit of gore and a few...

Bohemian Rhapsody

Rami Malek delivers a kind of magic in his performance as Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody. As a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, which is what...

Hunter Killer

Sailing a “Hunter Killer” fathoms under the water in unchartered territory beneath the Arctic ocean proves that avoiding war is sometimes more challenging then pulling the trigger. Gerard Butler calmly executes his unwavering dedication...

A Star is Born

In the movie, A Star is Born, Ally – played by Lady Gaga- is an average, everyday woman living out her life with wasted potential, until she meets a famous musician – Jackson played...

Sicario: Day of the Soldado

Sicario: Day of the Soldado is the follow up from the 2015 original film, but this time without Emily Blunt. Not to fear though as we get the fiery eyed Isabela Moner who knows...

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is a step up from the first film in this Jurassic World re-boot, and on the surface is a nicely orchestrated wide that will entertain for the duration. And if...

Solo : A Star Wars Story

The movie going experience is thwart with dangers these days. The Internet can do a lot of harm to the credibility of a film even before it finishes production. Unfortunately for Disney, Solo has...

Deadpool 2

Deadpool is the Cards Against Humanity version of a superhero film. It’s funny, violent and something your mother would tell you off for seeing. Deadpool 2, helmed by the dude that killed John Wick’s...

The Breaker Upperers

The lovechild of NZ comedienne-content-makers, Madeleine Sami (SUPER CITY) and Jackie van Beek (THE INLAND ROAD), THE BREAKER UPPERERS is an out and out comedy film that plays for laughs and, mostly, scores. By...