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”

Classic Film Review: Superman (1978)

Marvel vs. DC: Superman, 1978 Directed by: Richard Donner Starring: Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Ned Beatty, Jackie Cooper, Glenn Ford, Trevor Howard, Margot Kidder, Valerie Perrine, Maria Schell, Terence Stamp, Phyllis Thaxter, Susannah York   This was the film that told the world that those characters from comic books can not only makeContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Superman (1978)”

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: Insidious (2010)

Insidious, 2010 Directed by: James Wan Starring: Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne, Barbara Hershey, Lin Shaye, Leigh Whannell   After working together in setting up the Saw franchise, James Wan (Saw) joins forces with Leigh Whannell once again in starting up another horror franchise: Insidious. After Josh (Patrick Wilson, The Conjuring) and Renai (Rose Byrne, Insidious:Continue reading “Film Review: Insidious (2010)”

Film Review: The Greatest Showman (2017)

2017 in Cinema: The Greatest Showman, 2017 Directed by: Michael Gracey Starring: Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya   The Greatest Showman is a somewhat true story of P. T. Barnum (Hugh Jackman) and how he started the Barnum & Bailey Circus and the lives of himself and all its attractions. AfterContinue reading “Film Review: The Greatest Showman (2017)”

Film Review: Bright (2017)

Netflix Originals: Bright, 2017 Directed by: David Ayer Starring: Will Smith, Joel Edgerton, Noomi Rapace, Lucy Fry, Edgar Ramirez, Ike Barinholtz   Unnecessarily racist, unnecessarily crude, unnecessarily convoluted and unnecessarily boring. Set in an alternate Los Angeles, Daryl Ward (Will Smith) and Nick Jakoby (Joel Edgerton, It Comes at Night) are two police officers (theContinue reading “Film Review: Bright (2017)”

Worst of 2017: Films

Bottom 10 films of 2017 Disclaimer: I started my film reviewing blog from late June, so most of the films on this list (not all of them, though) are from June onwards. Here are my least favourite 10 films I’ve seen this year. It actually turned out to be a lot trickier than I imaginedContinue reading “Worst of 2017: Films”

Best of 2017: Films

Top 10 films of 2017 Disclaimer: I started my film reviewing blog from late June, so most of the films on this list (not all of them, though) are from June onwards. (Also, films such as Darkest Hour, Lady Bird, Three Billboards and The Shape of Water haven’t been released in the UK as yet so they won’t countContinue reading “Best of 2017: Films”