Lady Bird

February 23rd, 2018 by

Saoirse Ronan Beanie Feldstein Lady Bird

Director: Greta Gerwig Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Lucas Hedges, Tracy Letts, Timothée Chalamet, Beanie Feldstein Certificate: 16 Running time: 94 minutes Release date: Feburary 23rd There can be a fear when seeing a much-hyped film for the first time, especially during awards season, that it will not live up to the effusive praise that has preceded […]

Early Man

February 4th, 2018 by

Dug (Eddie Redmayne) and Hognob from Early Man

Director: Nick Park Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Maisie Williams, Tom Hiddleston, Richard Ayoade, Miriam Margoyles Certificate: PG Running Time: 85 minutes Release Date: January 26   Director Nick Park achieves an unexpected feat in his latest feature: creating a football match that I actually care about the outcome of (an achievement not accomplished since 2006’s She’s The Man.) […]

Ingrid Goes West

November 17th, 2017 by

Director: Matt Spicer Cast: Aubrey Plaza, Elizabeth Olsen, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Billy Magnussen Certificate: 16 Running Time: 97 minutes Release Date: 17th November Ingrid Goes West is a film that crawls under your skin. Writer-director Matt Spicer has created a tale that is uncomfortably enjoyable, a satirical take on today’s social media-driven society that is […]

Thor: Ragnarok

October 27th, 2017 by

Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson and Mark RUffalo in Thor: Ragnarok

Director: Taika Waititi Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Cate Blanchett, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddleston, Jeff Goldblum Certificate: 12A Running Time: 130 minutes Release Date: 27th October From the moment that the trailer for Thor: Ragnarok burst into the public sphere, along with its vibrant marketing posters, it was clear that there would be a departure from the […]

The Snowman

October 20th, 2017 by

Director: Tomas Alfredson Cast: Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson, Chloe Sevigny Certificate: 15A Running Time: 119 minutes Release Date: October 13th With The Snowman, director Tomas Alfredson and cinematographer Dion Beebe have created a starkly beautiful film that is unfortunately more style than substance. Based on the novel by Jo Nesbo, this is no cheery animated […]


September 22nd, 2017 by

  Director: Janus Metz Cast: Stellan Skarsgård, Shia LaBeouf, Sverrir Gudnason Certificate: 15A Running Time: 107 minutes Release Date: 22nd September Borg/McEnroe is a beautiful film. It is not the intense tennis sequences (though they are impressive) that linger after viewing, but the cinematography, the use of sound, and the impressive performances from a collectively strong cast. Director […]

47 Metres Down

July 27th, 2017 by

Director: Johannes Roberts Cast: Mandy Moore, Claire Holt, Matthew Modine. Certificate: 15A Running Time: 89 minutes Release Date: 26th July There is an opening sequence synonymous with shark films – an underwater shot looking up at a figure swimming/floating on the surface. 47 Metres Down opens in this traditional way, featuring a figure floating on […]


July 21st, 2017 by

Director: Christopher Nolan Cast: Kenneth Branagh, Mark Rylance, Cillian Murphy, Fionn Whitehead, Tom Hardy, Harry Styles Certificate: 12A Running time: 106 minutes Release date: July 21 There are some films that demand to be seen in a cinema. Dunkirk is one of them. Director Christopher Nolan weaves together three narratives surrounding the rescue of British […]

Transformers: The Last Knight

June 23rd, 2017 by

Director: Michael Bay Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Anthony Hopkins, Josh Duhamel, Laura Haddock, Isabela Moner Certificate: 12A Running Time: 150 minutes Release Date: June 23   There is a reason why the majority of the promotional trailers for Transformers: The Last Knight did not focus on the plot of the film – there is a complete […]


May 5th, 2017 by

Director: Sean Foley Cast: Julian Barratt, Essie Davis, Andrea Riseborough, Russell Tovey, Harriet Walter Running Time: 89 minutes Certificate: 15A Release Date: May 5th Mindhorn opens with a behind the scenes documentary on the set of the fictional series of the same name, featuring Detective Mindhorn, a detective that has a robotic eye fitted that allows him […]

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2

April 28th, 2017 by

Director: James Gunn Cast: Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, Karen Gillan, Kurt Russell,  Zoe Saldana Running time: 136 minutes Certificate: 12A Release date: April 28th Guardians of the Galaxy was, to put it mildly, an unexpected hit. Director James Gunn took one of the more obscure stories from the Marvel Comics and […]