Captain Marvel – Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck 2019

Lacking anything special Captain Marvel struggles to stand out in a sea of superhero films. However it does measure up to the quality we have come to expect from the MCU and therefore is worth the watch if you're still fully on board with the franchise at this point. Whilst failing to break new ground in any … Continue reading Captain Marvel – Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck 2019

High Flying Bird – Steven Soderbergh 2019

Fast paced and snappy, Soderbergh directs his third feature in three years and proves he's still got it. Delving into the world of sports he teams up with writer Tarell Alvin McCraney to showcase a fun but strong message about the world of Basketball today. Shot entirely on an iPhone, Steven Soderbergh directs his second … Continue reading High Flying Bird – Steven Soderbergh 2019

Stan & Ollie (Jon S. Baird 2018)

Simple, elegant and wonderful. Stan & Ollie features fantastic performances, a great script and a very well suited tone resulting in one of the most heartfelt tributes in recent cinema history. Directing his first feature in five years since the controversial Filth (2013), Jon S. Baird brings comic legends Laurel and Hardy back to life through the performances … Continue reading Stan & Ollie (Jon S. Baird 2018)

Bumblebee – Travis Knight 2018

Colourful, fun and simple, Bumblebee is a rather fun time drawing on nostalgic elements of the 80's and the over the top nature of the Transformers franchise. With great effects, action scenes and characters there's a lot to like here and represents a remarkable improvement following the Bay saga. Emerging from his origins of animation Travis Knight directs his … Continue reading Bumblebee – Travis Knight 2018