Film Review: Tau (2018)

‘While it’s not terribly boring, it is still pretty slow and uneventful’ Tau, 2018 Directed by: Federico D’Alessandro Starring: Maika Monroe, Ed Skrein, Gary Oldman   Julia (Maika Monroe) wakes up one morning after being kidnapped, trapped in a cellar with two other victims. It is soon revealed that the man behind the kidnapping isContinue reading “Film Review: Tau (2018)”

Film Review: Ready Player One (2018)

‘A beautiful world full of colours and objects and places that are spectacular to see’ 2018 in Cinema: Ready Player One Directed by: Steven Spielberg Starring: Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, T. J. Miller, Simon Pegg, Mark Rylance   Based on the novel of the same name, Ready Player One is set in theContinue reading “Film Review: Ready Player One (2018)”

Classic Film Review: Batman (1966)

Marvel vs. DC: Batman, 1966 Directed by: Leslie H. Martinson Starring: Adam West, Burt Ward, Lee Meriwether, Cesar Romero, Burgess Meredith, Frank Gorshin   Before Ben Affleck, before Christian Bale, before George Clooney and Val Kilmer and Michael Keaton was Adam West, the first actor to portray Batman in a theatrical release. A continuation ofContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Batman (1966)”

Film Review: The Commuter (2018)

2018 in Cinema: The Commuter, 2018 Directed by: Jaume Collet-Serra Starring: Liam Neeson, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Jonathan Banks, Elizabeth McGovern, Sam Neill   Michael (Liam Neeson, The Phantom Menace) is a regular commuter on a New York train until he has a really unfortunate day (being sacked from his job and having no moneyContinue reading “Film Review: The Commuter (2018)”

Best-to-Worst: My Star Wars Film Rankings

After watching all of the Star Wars films over the last couple of weeks, leading up to and including The Last Jedi, here are my official Star Wars rankings of all the films, from worst to best. This list only includes the main films (Episodes I–VIII and Rogue One), and not the smaller television filmsContinue reading “Best-to-Worst: My Star Wars Film Rankings”

Film Review: Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi (2017)

2017 in Cinema: Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi, 2017 Directed by: Rian Johnson Starring: Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Kelly Marie Tran, Laura Dern, Benicio del Toro   Attack of the Clones was better thanContinue reading “Film Review: Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi (2017)”

Film Review: Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015)

Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens Directed by: J. J. Abrams Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, Ma von Sydow   A droid that doesn’t speak has in its possession some information which willContinue reading “Film Review: Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015)”

Classic Film Review: Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi (1983)

Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi Directed by: Richard Marquand Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels, David Prowse, Kenny Baker, Peter Mayhew, Frank Oz   The final instalment in the original Star Wars trilogy, Return of the Jedi unfortunately disappoints after the last two films. LukeContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi (1983)”

Classic Film Review: Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back Directed by: Irvin Kershner Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels, David Prowse, Kenny Baker, Peter Mayhew, Frank Oz   What’s the worst thing about The Hangover Part II? What’s the worst thing about nearly every horror film’s sequel? They justContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980)”

Classic Film Review: Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)

Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope Directed by: George Lucas Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness   Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) has the plans to blow up the Death Star, but it becomes a space adventure for them to be finally placed into the right hands, all theContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)”