Bumblebee Review

Bumblebee Studios: Di Bonaventura Pictures, Allspark Pictures, Tencent Pictures Publisher: Paramount Pictures Platforms: Cinema Release Date: 20th of December – Tickets Available Here Overview Oh golly, it’s time for another Transformers movie. The last film in this particular franchise left me so completely underwhelmed that I had thought we had finally finished with this film series but it...

Overlord Review

Overlord Studios: Bad Robot Productions Publisher: Paramount Pictures Platforms: Cinema Release Date: 6th of December, 2018 – Tickets Available Now Overview When I first heard about Overlord, I was excited at the prospect of a proper genre film getting a mainstream release. Originally, there was speculation that the film would fit into JJ Abram’s wider Cloverfield cinematic mythos (which is ...

Labyrinth Review

Labyrinth Studios: Henson Associates, Lucasfilm Publisher: TriStar Pictures Platforms: Cinema Release Date: Out Now Overview After watching The Dark Crystal, I settled in for the long haul to watch the second film in the In the House double feature; another Jim Henson cult classic: Labyrinth. I’d previously seen this film when I was younger on TV and remember enjoying it; it was a fun adventure fi...

The Dark Crystal Review

The Dark Crystal Studios: Henson Associates, ITC Entertainment Publisher: Universal Pictures Platforms: Cinema Release Date: Out Now Overview I’d always heard the name Jim Henson spoken about with reverence in the many (mainly geeky) circles that I move through. I’d only ever seen The Dark Crystal, a seminal work of his, on my computer screen quite recently (I kid you not within the last year) and...

Battle Girl High School Complete Collection Review

Battle Girl High School Complete Collection Studio: Silver Link Publisher: Sentai Filmworks Format: DVD, Blu-ray (Reviewed) Release Date: Available Now Price: $59.98 – Available Here Overview Making an anime adaptation for a mobile game was once something that was a risky endeavor. Now this practice has become something of a commonplace situation where nearly every season has at least one se...

Love and Lies Complete Collection Review

Love and Lies Complete Collection Studio: Liden Films Publisher: Sentai Filmworks Format: DVD, Blu-ray (Reviewed) Release Date: Available Now Price: $59.98 – Available Here Overview Anyone that has been keeping an eye on Japan has likely noticed that the country has been suffering from a severe decline in birth rates as well as troubles with men and women even forming couples. While there ha...

Scarface Review

Scarface Studios: Universal Pictures Platforms: Cinema Release Date: Out Now Overview Scarface is a cinema classic which has found a dear place in the heart of many people who admire the gumption of its protagonist. Having seen parts of the film previously, I looked forward to catching the full breadth of it’s majesty in a proper cinema theatre as it was originally intended to be screened. I have ...

Antman and the Wasp Review

Antman and the Wasp Studios: Marvel Studios Publisher: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Platforms: Cinema Release Date: 5th of July 2018 – Tickets Available Now Overview It’s been less than a month and, once again, I found myself watching yet another superhero film (after only recently reviewing the new Incredibles film). I did enjoy the antics of the original Antman and although I am bur...

The Incredibles 2 Review

The Incredibles 2 Studios: Pixar Animation Studios Publisher: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Platforms: Cinema Release Date: 14th June 2018 – Tickets Available Here Overview I am not the biggest fan of superhero films; not because I don’t like them but rather because I am most definitely suffering a case of superhero fatigue at this point. I’m glad that the Hollywood entertainment behem...

Once Upon a Time in America Review

Once Upon a Time in America Studios: The Ladd Company, Embassy International Pictures Publisher: Warner Bros Platforms: Cinema Release Date: Out Now Overview I’m a fan of spaghetti Westerns and I am familiar with director’s, Sergio Leone, works from A Fistful of Dollars and The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. It was due to a blind spot in my film nerd knowledge that I didn’t actually know that Leone w...

Starship Troopers Review

Starship Troopers Studios: Touchstone Pictures; Jon Davison Productions Publisher: Buena Vista International Platforms: Cinema Release Date: Out Now Overview Paul Verhoeven is a staple of sci-fi geeks everywhere with Robocop and Starship Troopers being his two most beloved works. I’m already a big fan of Verhoeven and of Starship Troopers, so I jumped at the chance to watch it up on the big screen...

The Shawshank Redemption Review

The Shawshank Redemption Studios: Castle Rock Entertainment Publisher: Columbia Pictures Platforms: Cinema Release Date: Out Now Overview I was already familiar with Frank Darabont’s The Shawshank Redemption after having seen it a number of times broadcast on TV in my youth. This would be the first time I would be able to see the film on the big screen, however, and I looked forward to finally see...

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