Category: Film Reviews

Sweethearts - German Film Festival 2019 Palace Electric, May–June 2019

Sweethearts – German Film Festival 2019 Palace Electric, May–June 2019

Sweethearts has it all: a jewellery heist, a panic-stricken hostage, arson, and shoot-outs. But it’s not quite what you’d expect, ...
Cold Feet [Kalte Füße] - German Film Festival, Palace Electric, May-June 2019

Cold Feet [Kalte Füße] – German Film Festival, Palace Electric, May-June 2019

Denis (Emilio Sakraya) is a small-time burglar who has managed to accrue debts to some rather unpleasant loan sharks; debts ...
[Film Review] Men In Black: International

[Film Review] Men In Black: International

Anyone who’s seen any of the Men in Black films will have a good idea of what to expect from ...
[Film Review] X-Men: Dark Phoenix

[Film Review] X-Men: Dark Phoenix

In the closing of this trilogy the X-Men must band together to save one of their own – Jean Grey ...
[Film Review] Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile [Netflix]

[Film Review] Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile [Netflix]

Extremely Wicked… is based on the biography The Phantom Prince: My Life with Ted Bundy by Elizabeth Kendall, Bundy’s long-term ...
[Film Column] Godzilla Remains A Political Monster

[Film Column] Godzilla Remains A Political Monster

There’s more to Godzilla: King of the Monsters than giant creatures punching each other ...
[Film Review] Astérix: The Secret of the Magic Potion [Astérix: Le Secret de la Potion Magique]

[Film Review] Astérix: The Secret of the Magic Potion [Astérix: Le Secret de la Potion Magique]

The unique style of Asterix cartooning transfers very well into this 3D-animated Gallic tale, pitting druidic magic against raw ambition ...
[Film Review] Red Joan

[Film Review] Red Joan

4/5 Red Joan opens by showing us the very ordinary life of long-retired physicist Joan Stanley (Dame Judi Dench) and ...
[Film Review] My Masterpiece [Mi obra maestra]

[Film Review] My Masterpiece [Mi obra maestra]

Four Stars [As part of the Spanish Film Festival 2019 at Palace Electric Cinemas - April–May 2019] My Masterpiece is ...
[Film Column] - Hot On The Trail Of Detective Pikachu

[Film Column] – Hot On The Trail Of Detective Pikachu

With Cameron Williams In the world of Detective Pikachu, humans and Pokémon co-exist, often in co-dependent relationships, but Tim Goodman ...