Category: Film Reviews

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man: Homecoming

[yasr_overall_rating] It's a bird, it's a plane – no, it's the third reincarnation of Spider-Man! Spider-Man: Homecoming picks up where ...
Hounds of Love

Hounds of Love

[yasr_overall_rating] [CW: Rape] This is not a good time, in fact, it’s an exercise in endurance. Set in 1987’s sweltering ...
Monsieur Chocolat

Monsieur Chocolat

[yasr_overall_rating] Monsieur Chocolat is a period showbiz drama that tells the story of Rafeel Padilla, a former Cuban slave who ...
A Monster Calls

A Monster Calls

[yasr_overall_rating] A Monster Calls is the engrossing tale of Connor (newcomer McDougall), a young British boy who is enduring a confusing ...
Lady Macbeth

Lady Macbeth

[yasr_overall_rating] Ever wondered what Lady Macbeth was like before she wedded (not so) worthy Thane Macbeth? I have… Katherine (Florence ...
It Comes at Night

It Comes at Night

[yasr_overall_rating] Turgid paranoia trumping the best of intentions is the central theme of director Trey Edward Shults’ creepy dystopian film ...
Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant

[yasr_overall_rating] “One wrong note can destroy an entire symphony.” Quite an apt description for what the prequels are doing to ...
John Wick: Chapter 2

John Wick: Chapter 2

[yasr_overall_rating] Man, this film’s a hoot. John Wick: Chapter 2 capitalises on the ‘cool’ elements of the original 2014 sleeper ...
A Quiet Passion

A Quiet Passion

[yasr_overall_rating] The latest film by Terence Davies manages to deliver a story that departs slightly from both what people expect ...
20th Century Women

20th Century Women

[yasr_overall_rating] “Whatever you think your life is going to be like, just know, it’s not gonna be anything like that.” ...