the hero

The Hero Review

Sam Elliott has made a name for himself through many years as the supporting actor who outshines his leading man ...
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Beauty and the Beast

Film Review : Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Disney's animated classic takes on a new form, with a widened mythology and an all-star cast. A young prince, imprisoned ...
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baby driver movie review

Baby Driver Review

While not every moviegoer out there goes along with the style of Edgar Wright, there is little doubt that he ...
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The Room movie review

21st Century’s Biggest Failures – The Room (2003)

The Room (2003) is directed and produced by Tommy Wiseau, who also plays the main character, Johnny. If we saw ...
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Maudie movie review

MAUDIE (2017)

Greetings again from the darkness. As the saying goes, “opposites attract”. It seems the bond between Canadian folk artist Maud ...
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The Big Sick movie review


Greetings again from the darkness. Those of us who tend to avoid Hollywood Romantic Comedies honestly have nothing against them ...
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My Cousin Rachel movie review

Rachel shines through the gloom

Before we start discussing this film, I feel there is something I should disclose something. I have, in the past, ...
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Their Finest movie review

War doesn’t always make for the Finest films

There's an old adage among devotees of Wittertainment that if it's advertised on the side of a bus, a film ...
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band aid movie review

BAND AID (2017)

Greetings again from the darkness. “Where words fail, music speaks.” Danish author Hans Christian Andersen wrote those words more than ...
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Everything 3

Everything, Everything – Unpopped Review

Quick Review: As a 30 year-old male, it's rare when I’m glad to have seen a movie based on a ...
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The Wedding Plan movie review

“The Wedding Plan” – an open-hearted story about finding Orthodox love in a non-Orthodox way

Nutshell: With hints of Pride and Prejudice and Muriel’s Wedding, The Wedding Plan is a sweet, quirky, and heartfelt look ...
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Whiskey Galore will close Edinburgh International Film Festival


Greetings again from the darkness. There’s good fun to be had in watching director Gilles MacKinnon’s and writer Peter McDougall’s ...
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The Discovery

Film Review : The Discovery (2017)

Genre : SF Country : USA Cast : Robert Redford : Thomas Jason Segel : Will Rooney Mara : Isla ...
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The Promise Trailer

The Promise Review

I can promise you one thing about this film: you'll get bored watching it.  Despite the efforts of stars Oscar ...
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Unleashed movie review


USA Film Festival 2017 Greetings again from the darkness. Quirky is an overused word to describe far too many offbeat ...
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