Starring Kristen Bell and Ted Danson, The Good Place follows the after-life of a recently deceased woman, Eleanor Shellstrop (Bell). Amidst a heaven-like utopia, the ‘Good Place’ is a realm of the afterlife designed by its in-house architect, Michael (Danson), to reward the righteous good guys from Earth with a quirky paradise (complete with frozen yoghurt!).
Read more "Review: The Good Place (2016 -)"
Thirty years into a space commute destined to colonise a new world, Jim (Chris Pratt) and Aurora (Jennifer Lawrence), are prematurely woken from cryosleep, 90 years early. A glossy and surprisingly entertaining space venture.
Read more "Review: Passengers (2016)"
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2: more expansive, comedic and ridiculous at times… but it works.
The return of Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), Gamora (Zoe Saldana), Drax (Dave Bautista), [Baby] Groot (Vin Diesel) and Rocket (Bradley Cooper), among others, is a welcome one; it has been too long since the Guardians’ last venture on our screens.
Alien: Covenant, a prequel-sequel space venture that inevitably goes wrong. Covenant is a veritable upgrade from Prometheus and a strong addition to the franchise, certainly one for the fans.
Read more "Review: Alien: Covenant (2017)"
It’s time to meet the parents. Not just any parents, these are totally liberal. Let’s not forget they would have voted Obama for a third term. What could go wrong?
Read more "Review: Get Out (2017)"
Ever since watching an interview with Sam Neill and Julian Dennison some few months back, I knew I needed to see this film. Let’s face it, a duo whose comic timing is under the direction of Taika Waititi can only be a good thing.
Read more "Review: Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)"
Around 7,000 individual rounds of ammunition were expended in Ben Wheatley’s Free Fire. When the first bullet left its gun, the unexpected discharge echoing around the cinema made me jump (honestly); by the end of the film, I definitely wanted more.
Read more "Review: Free Fire (2017)"