The Batman Review

★★★★★ In a market place oversaturated with uninspired money makers conforming to the status quo of comic book blockbusters it’s rare and gratifying to be presented a film like Michael Reeves’s The Batman. An incredibly valuable example of the level of quality these types of films should be held to after years of the genre … Continue reading The Batman Review

GFF2022: Once Upon a Time in Uganda Review

★★★★ There is countless moments in Once Upon a Time in Uganda that perfectly communicate the earnest power of cinema felt in the lowly Ugandan slum where Africa’s most prolific filmmaker crafts his work but the one still engraved into my mind and a moment I’ll never forget is Issac Nabwana showing a group of … Continue reading GFF2022: Once Upon a Time in Uganda Review

GFF2022: Ashgrove Review

★★★ Ashgrove doesn't waste any time getting into motion as it's all the better for it because as soon as we enter Ashgroves lucid domestic nightmare it’s a gripping and enthralling ride. After a brief establishing sequence we’re brought to ‘Ashgrove’, a farm that harbours mysterious secrets and unsteady relations all disguised as a serene … Continue reading GFF2022: Ashgrove Review

2021 cinematic retrospective. Top 10 of the year, favourite cinema trips and more

Intro 2021 has been a pretty good year for films. Coming off of 1 of the worst the industry has experienced, 2021 had forced a lot of expectations and delayed films forced onto it. Cinemas were finally reopening and the industry responded in swing. There was a healthy line-up of blockbuster films such as Dune, … Continue reading 2021 cinematic retrospective. Top 10 of the year, favourite cinema trips and more

The Matrix Resurrections Review

★★★★ “It’s using old code to make something new” The Matrix Resurrections is something really special. It’s a unique and welcome film that uses its identity as yet another modern sequel/ reboot of a beloved classic to deliver a bold meta commentary of the current state of the film industry in the most unabashedly Wachowski … Continue reading The Matrix Resurrections Review