Snowpiercer – A film review

This film took me completely by surprise. It is one of those films that on the face of it sounds ridiculous and yes it was ridiculous but in a fun way. I began watching it with very low expectations. The premise is that the world has experienced a devastating Ice Age after a failed attempt... Continue Reading →

Bladerunner 2049 – A movie review

The original Bladerunner is rightly considered one of the most influential science fiction films ever made and sits alongside 2001 a Space Odyssey as a masterpiece of film history. The original was focused on a Rick Deckard played by Harrison Ford who was a Bladerunner, a policeman tasked with tracking down rogue Replicants. Replicants are... Continue Reading →

Arrival – A film review

'Arrival' is a 2016 science fiction film starring Jeremy Renner, Amy Adams and Forest Whitaker directed by Denis Villeneuve. The film is based on a short story by Ted Chaing. 'Arrival' is pitched as a thinking mans first contact film. Sci-fi's usual fare is marauding aliens but this is more thoughtful and focuses on how... Continue Reading →

Extinction – A film review

Extinction is a Netflix film released in July 2018. It features Micheal Pena as a busy father who has visions of an alien invasion that come true. The start of the film is somewhat slow and meandering as the familial relationships are set up. It looks contemporary however their are small clues that this is... Continue Reading →

Dr Strange – A review

Dr Strange is one of the legion of Marvel films currently out in the world. It has to be said that Marvels domination of the comic book movie genre is somewhat complete. I m not a big comic book fan and find the Marvel films to be entertaining but not always at the top of... Continue Reading →

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