Blockers

Leslie Mann, John Cena and Ike Barinholtz in a sce
Leslie Mann, John Cena and Ike Barinholtz in a scene from the movie Blockers. (Universal Pictures)

Despite some of the crass slapstick humour of Blockers, you end up being surprised at the cleverness of the script and the positive sex message that brings life to the genre. 

 

The Man Who Brought Down the White House

2018-04-13 06:40

A boring and uninspired take on a timely and extraordinary story, Mark Felt: The Man Who Took Down the White House is in an early running for most disappointing film of the year.  Read More »

The Strangers: Prey at Night

2018-04-13 06:40

When horror movies are boring, then you’re doing it wrong. Read More »

 

Early Man

2018-04-13 06:40

Arguably Aardman's weakest film to date, Early Man will work for the really young but most likely not for anyone else.  Read More »

Rampage

2018-04-06 06:43

While it’s terribly cliché Rampage has enough action, suspense and some comedy to keep you entertained – which is exactly what you’d expect from this type of movie.  Read More »

 

Roman J. Israel, Esq.

2018-04-06 06:43

Roman J Israel is a fantastic character study wrapped in a boring, overly familiar plot that that not even Denzel Washington at his very best can fully transcend.  Read More »

Colossal

2018-04-06 06:43

Although an interesting concept that’s well executed, Colossal’s mix of genres may make it difficult to find an audience that will sit through the strangeness. Read More »

 

Five Fingers for Marseilles

2018-03-29 07:25

Filled with drama, plot twists, and of course a few shootouts, Five Fingers For Marseilles is a great local film that should be praised for more than just being a western.  Read More »

A Quiet Place

2018-03-29 07:25

Be prepared to have your nerves pulverised in one of the best horrors of the year, that not only leaves you clutching your heart but is also a lesson on parenting in tough situations. Read More »

 

Midnight Sun

2018-03-29 07:25

Midnight Sun is full of clichés and tells a story we’ve all heard before but is still a tear jerker that will keep you interested. Read More »

Hampstead

2018-03-29 07:25

Hampstead would be pleasant enough as a twee British romantic comedy if it weren't so weightless.  Read More »

 

7 Days in Entebbe

2018-03-29 07:25

The latest retelling of a 1976 counter-terrorist hostage-rescue operation doesn't do the true-life story justice. Read More »

Ready Player One

2018-03-22 19:58

Ready Player One may not find its director at his best but even C-Level Steven Spielberg is well worth checking out. Just make sure you do it in glorious 2D! Read More »

 
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