Category: Reviews

I’d Die For You & Other Lost Stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald

I’d Die For You & Other Lost Stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald

[Scribner; 2017] It can pay to be wary of offerings that appear in a puff of posthumous magic, bearing adjectives ...
DJ Khaled – ‘I’m The One’

DJ Khaled – ‘I’m The One’

DJ Khaled is an #Instagram #Influencer who parleyed a radio gig into a near constant string of guest spots and ...
Broken Social Scene – ‘Skyline’

Broken Social Scene – ‘Skyline’

The “it” Canadian indie rock supergroup, for those unacquainted, Broken Social Scene has always been built around big rock hooks, ...
Deputy Chief Warden – ‘Invited To Parties’

Deputy Chief Warden – ‘Invited To Parties’

Occasionally a new face hits the scene and produces something really unexpected, but really good. At just 15 years old, ...
The Newsletters – ‘Tuesday’

The Newsletters – ‘Tuesday’

Fronted by Conor Hutchison (ex-Cat Cat), The Newsletters have been building towards something like this for a while. ‘Tuesday’ combines ...
Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant

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

John Wick: Chapter 2

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

A Quiet Passion

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

20th Century Women

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

Neruda

Biopics are a varied genre of filmmaking, and the very action of making one is a grand undertaking. To start ...