The Jungle Book

May 9, 2016 8:13 pm0 comments
The Jungle Book

The childhood classic is back, this time with a live action twist. Based on Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book, this film is a live-action/CGI retelling of Walt Disney’s 1967 animated film of the same name. It’s directed by Jon Favreau and produced by Walt Disney Pictures.  The film stars Neel […]

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Why We Don’t Need Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

February 17, 2016 5:00 pm1 comment
Why We Don’t Need Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Why We Don’t Need Harry Potter and the Cursed Child By Anthony Parody Okay, first things first, I am a huge Harry Potter fan. Always have been, always will be. I am a huge fan of the books (I read them every summer) and of the movies. I grew up […]

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Interstellar Movie Review

January 15, 2016 2:00 pm0 comments
Interstellar Movie Review

The setting of Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi epic ‘Interstellar’ is much like the theme that runs through his story telling. The grand, infinite magnitude of space in which ‘Interstellar’ explores is similar to Nolan’s storytelling due to the unpredictability of what will be found after watching his movies. One thing is […]

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The Force Awakens: Review (NO SPOILERS)

December 17, 2015 4:32 am0 comments
The Force Awakens: Review (NO SPOILERS)

Read, or read not – but there are no spoilers.   So, I got to go to a premiere screening of the new Star Wars film, The Force Awakens (hooked-up by a fantastic person, who knows another fantastic person, who works at the fantastic cinema that is Genesis!) I have […]

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Brooklyn Review- Is it Worthy of the Oscar Buzz?

November 15, 2015 1:01 pm0 comments
Brooklyn Review- Is it Worthy of the Oscar Buzz?

Adapt from Colm Tóibi’s novel, Brooklyn stars Saoirse Ronan as the lead in this historical period drama, which focuses on the life of an Irish immigrant. Directed by John Crowley. As a huge fan of Saoirse Ronan, I was incredible excited to see this film. Brooklyn centres around the character […]

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Spectre review – does it live up to Skyfall?

November 2, 2015 9:00 am0 comments
Spectre review – does it live up to Skyfall?

Directed by Sam Mendes Starring Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Ralph Fiennes, Léa Seydoux, Naomie Harris, Ben Whishaw, Dave Baustista, Rory Kinnear, Andrew Scott and Monica Bellucci. { This review contains minor spoilers } Daniel Craig’s era as James Bond has been relatively strong thus far. Both Casino Royale and Skyfall […]

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Beasts of No Nation Review – Netflix’s Oscar vehicle?

October 22, 2015 3:41 pm1 comment
Beasts of No Nation Review – Netflix’s Oscar vehicle?

Directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga Starring Idris Elba, Abraham Attah, Opeyemi Fagbohungbe, Richard Pepple and Ama Abebrese. { This review contains minor spoilers } Netflix have had huge success thus far since making its own original programming. Hit shows such as “House of Cards” and “Orange is the New Black” […]

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The Martian Review – Out of this world!

October 19, 2015 3:07 pm0 comments
The Martian Review – Out of this world!

Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Jeff Daniels, Kristen Wiig, Chiwetel Ejiofor Please note, this review contains minor spoilers. The Overview After a mission to Mars has to be cut short due to adverse weather conditions, astronaut/botanist Mark Watney (Damon) is left isolated on the red planet with […]

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