Film Review: Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)

‘I genuinely wouldn’t be surprised if the script for this film was written for another and it was subsequently edited to fit the needs’ Solo: A Star Wars Story, 2018 Directed by: Ron Howard Starring: Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson, Paul Bettany, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton   The second of the spin-off trilogy ofContinue reading “Film Review: Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)”

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”

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)”

Film Review: Rogue One (2016)

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Directed by: Gareth Edwards Starring: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker   Thank God for the scene at Scarif. Have you ever watched a film and there’s one plot point, one moment with no explanation during the film? Well,Continue reading “Film Review: Rogue One (2016)”

Classic Film Review: Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005)

Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith Directed by: George Lucas Starring: Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Hayden Christensen, Ian McDiarmid, Samuel L. Jackson, Christopher Lee   The best Star Wars of film of the prequel trilogy (which, admittedly, holds as much honour as the prize for being the best 50 Shades film), RevengeContinue reading “Classic Film Review: Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005)”