Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

It was a big ask for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 to try and topple its predecessor as (arguably) the reigning champion of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (and to meet my excessively high expectations). Though those particular feats might be out of its reach – even with Groots’ extending limbs – it should manage to sit…

Passengers Review

Earth of the future has become overcrowded. For the lucky few, the passengers of the title, there is an alternative: Homestead II, a newly inhabited, lusciously spacious planet. Which is where Jim (Chris Pratt) and Aurora (Jennifer Lawrence) are headed, hurtling through space in hibernation on a 120 year journey aboard the Avalon.

The Unenviable Task Of Filling The Boots Of Han Solo

Someone has some big old boots to fill pretty soon, because Han Solo is getting his own movie! To be directed by frequent directorial duo Christopher Miller and Phil Lord (The Lego Movie, 21 Jump Street) the film will chronicle the early years of a young Han Solo. If the film being in the assured hands…

Jurassic World Review

Welcome, to Jurassic World. A tourist attraction where dinosaurs great and small roam for all to see, where children can poke and prod at baby triceratops, and where everyone seems to have swept the events of Jurassic Park under the rug, along with those of its two sequels. It was never going to end well. Dinosaurs…

Farewell, Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation – gone, but not forgotten… “Don’t get emotional…you’re embarrassing yourself.” – Ron Swanson.

2014…The Year Of Groot

2014 saw some truly remarkable characters in film. Be it Alan Turing in The Imitation Game, Mason in Boyhood, Gustave in The Grand Budapest Hotel or Caesar in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, there were some real gems. But my favourite of all….Groot!

Jurassic World Trailer Breakdown: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

So here we are, on the brink of the long awaited release of the fourth Jurassic Park movie, Jurassic World. Universal very kindly let the cat out of the bag early with the release of the full trailer coming two days ahead of schedule, sending the men and womenfolk of the internet into meltdown, with…

Jurassic World Teaser Trailer

Ladies and gentlemen, the time is almost upon us to return to Isla Nublar in Jurassic World. The first teaser trailer has arrived, and fleeting though it is, it provides our first glimpse of Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard in everyone’s favourite theme park. Just hearing that music is enough to get the goosebumps going: Jurassic World opens…