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Russell Crowe as Noah in Darren Aranofsky's biblical epic

Cinema Review: Noah

Guest Reviewer Christopher Bennett gives his (comical) opinion on Noah starring Russell Crowe and Emma Watson with direction from Darren Aronofsky. Currently on General Release at UK Cinemas. Just before the end credits began to roll, the first thought that came to mind was, “Thank goodness that’s over.” That was closely followed by a resentful, [...]

Othello Welles

DVD Review: Othello (1952)

Jonathon Dabell takes a look at Othello starring Orson Welles and Suzanne Cloutier. The Newly Restored Version is Now Available on DVD. The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor Of Venice (to give it its full official title) was shot over three years, and on several occasions the shooting schedule closed down completely due to lack [...]

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Cinema Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Leon Nicholson takes a look at The Amazing Spider-Man 2 starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Jamie Foxx. Now on General Release at UK Cinemas. Marc Webb’s reboot to Sam Raimi’s immensely popular trilogy was, even though entertaining, frankly seemed like a waste of time. A re-telling of a young franchise (in movie terms) did [...]

orca

DVD Review: Orca: Killer Whale

Jonathon Dabell takes a look at Orca: Killer Whale starring Richard Harris and Charlotte Rampling. Now re-released and available on DVD. Rumour has it that movie mogul Dino De Laurentiis called one of his script-writing buddies in the middle of the night and instructed the bewildered writer to “find a fish tougher and more terrible [...]

The Raid 2

Cinema Review: The Raid: Retaliation (aka The Raid 2)

Leon Nicholson takes a look at The Raid 2 starring Iko Uwais and Arifin Putra. On General Release at UK Cinemas. The Raid made its name during 2011 and 2012 on the film festival circuit in places such as Toronto, Turin, Bradford, Stockholm and Sundance. The buzz generated on its rounds ensured that the film [...]

Russell Crowe as Noah in Darren Aranofsky's biblical epic

Cinema Review: Noah

Guest Reviewer Christopher Bennett gives his (comical) opinion on Noah starring Russell Crowe and Emma Watson with direction from Darren Aronofsky. Currently on General Release at UK Cinemas. Just before the end credits began to roll, the first thought that came to mind was, “Thank goodness that’s over.” That was closely followed by a resentful, [...]

Othello Welles

DVD Review: Othello (1952)

Jonathon Dabell takes a look at Othello starring Orson Welles and Suzanne Cloutier. The Newly Restored Version is Now Available on DVD. The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor Of Venice (to give it its full official title) was shot over three years, and on several occasions the shooting schedule closed down completely due to lack [...]