Joy film review

Joy film review

Joy film review *contains spoilers* Steps to Success…Will you pick up the gun? If you had a vision that you knew would benefit many and you worked tirelessly to realise your dream then at the peak of your success it was taken from you, would you pick up the gun? The...

Captain Phillips – Film Review

Captain Phillips is a riveting film based on a true story about the chaos caused by four Somali pirates who hijacked a US 17’000 tonne container ship, the Maersk Alabama, off the Somali coast in 2009. This is a story of two men from contrasting continents, where...
Step Up 4 Miami Heat

Step Up 4 Miami Heat

You’ll want to get yourself mobbed by The Mob after watching this fast paced dynamic flick. It’s creative brilliance at its best. Credit goes to director, Scott Speer whose vision to create a visually spectacular dance film with heart and soul was realised far beyond...
The Artist

The Artist

A refreshing film so beautifully made that it’s easy to be enchanted by its simplicity. You may wrinkle your nose up and be tempted to give up on it when you realise that it’s a silent film depicting the era when silent films were being replaced by ‘talkies’. But I...
Machine Gun Preacher

Machine Gun Preacher

Machine Gun Preacher, starring Gerard Butler, starts with the raid of a Sudanese village by the LRA (Lord’s Resistance Army). A young boy watches his father being shot dead and is then forced to kill his mother by clubbing her over the head. We are then taken back a...
The Deep Blue Sea

The Deep Blue Sea

This film may appeal to those who are familiar with the era and would appreciate the imagery, soundtrack, and emotional layers depicted in the film. Others will find it quite dull and depressing. Rachel Weisz plays Lady Hester whose soul can be felt screaming under...