Film Review: Blue is the Warmest Colour (2013)

‘Blue is the Warmest Colour is one of the most powerful, emotional, real and erotic films I’ve seen in a long, long time’ Blue is the Warmest Colour, 2013 Directed by: Abdellatif Kechiche Starring: Lea Seydoux, Adele Exarchopoulos   Blue is the Warmest Colour is one of the most powerful, emotional, real and erotic filmsContinue reading “Film Review: Blue is the Warmest Colour (2013)”

Films Ranked: M. Night Shyamalan

Film Ranking: M. Night Shyamalan Night Shyamalan has a wide range of films with a wide range of quality and having watched them all for the Success or Failure segment I am now going to rank them in terms of my favourite to least favourite (note: this is not ranked by quality, as #1 willContinue reading “Films Ranked: M. Night Shyamalan”

Film Review: Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)

Insidious: Chapter 2, 2013 Directed by: James Wan Starring: Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne, Barbara Hershey, Lin Shaye, Leigh Whannell, Ty Simpkins   I was quite apprehensive about this franchise initially: I watched and enjoyed the first in the cinema but didn’t feel there was enough in it for have three sequels and was quite worriedContinue reading “Film Review: Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)”

Classic Film Review: Despicable Me 2 (2013)

Despicable Me 2, 2013 Directed by: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud Starring: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Benjamin Bratt, Miranda Cosgrove, Russell Brand, Steve Coogan, Ken Jeong   The big sequel to 2010’s Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2 builds on from the ending of the first, as Gru (Steve Carell) is now a former-supervillain-turned-full-time-father. In their former labContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Despicable Me 2 (2013)”

Film Review: The Conjuring (2013)

The Conjuring, 2013 Directed by: James Wan Starring: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Ron Livingston, Lili Taylor   The film which started, whether it was the intention or not, a whole series of films, which includes The Conjuring and 2016’s The Conjuring 2, as well as its spin-offs 2014’s Annabelle and 2017’s Annabelle: Creation and theContinue reading “Film Review: The Conjuring (2013)”

Film Review: Argo (2012)

And the Oscar Goes to: Argo, 2012 Directed by: Ben Affleck Starring: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman   Argo is a historical drama film directed by, and starring, Ben Affleck (Shakespeare in Love), and is based on U. S Central Intelligence Agency operative Tony Mendez’s book The Master of Disguise about howContinue reading “Film Review: Argo (2012)”