Movie Reviews Archive

Movie Review: ‘Lucky’ Blu-ray

Review by Jacquelin Hipes Sprinkled amidst the stunning amber panoramas of the American Southwest in Lucky, a few odd sights stand out. That of Harry Dean Stanton watering a cactus in his underwear doesn’t lose any comedic impact despite being prominently featured in promotional ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘The Post’

Greetings again from the darkness. It’s the first time a movie marquee has read “Spielberg-Streep-Hanks”, so expectations are sky high – and rightly so. The result is level of cinematic preciseness we don’t often see. As an added bonus, it also features both historical ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘In The Fade’

Review by Jacquelin Hipes In the Fade, Germany’s selection for Best Foreign Language Film at the upcoming Academy Awards, has already seen its share of plaudits ahead of an American release. Diane Kruger won Best Actress at the Cannes Film Festival, where the film ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Babes With Blades’

Review by James Lindorf From producer, writer, director and star, Cecily Fay, comes Babes with Blades: The Flower of Sarnia, the first entry into a possible intergalactic steampunk fight for freedom saga. The movie stars UK stuntwomen from the infamous Babes with Blades Theater ...Read More

Movie Review: ‘Molly’s Game’

Greetings again from the darkness. Aaron Sorkin’s dialogue is like a rap battle with proper grammar and no down-beat. He must have been abused by pregnant pauses and moments of silence as a kid, as his screen banter gives new meaning to ‘the fast ...Read More