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Crawl Review

Secret screenings are a bit of a crap shoot to be honest. I struck lucky earlier this month when I attended one that ended up being Blinded By the Light, which I really enjoyed, so I took the plunge and booked another one. It started with disappointment, unfortunately, as I really wanted the screening to…

Child’s Play Review

I must say it was smart of this films marketing department to make the most of it’s shared release window with Toy Story 4. In case you haven’t seen the darkly hilarious teaser posters for Child’s Play, they include multiple toys from the Toy Story universe after being brutally killed by Chucky, this series’ murderous…

Brightburn Review

I remember when this film’s trailer first dropped at the end of last year. The use of James Gunn’s name wasn’t particularly timely at the time, but it seemed like a novel idea at first glance, sure it was such a transparent Superman paralell that it could have been used as window, but the concept…

Pet Sematary Review

A few years ago, I gave a glowing review to the engaging adaptation of Stephen King’s IT (which is now retroactively referred to as IT: Chapter One) which once again ignited interest in Mr King’s works. There really seems to be no middle ground with Stephen King adaptations, they’re either very, very good (Green Mile,…

Us Review

I must admit I missed Get Out when it was in cinemas, horror really isn’t a genre I follow too closely so it completely passed me by. By the time I got around to watching it, I had already been surprised by a few horror films and was astonished by its depth and social commentary,…

The Worst Films of the Year

It’s all very well and good being positive and all that, but we all know that the world is not a positive place, it’s a dull, unforgiving place, and Hollywood is no different, in fact it’s probably worse, if Hollywood were a person, it would have the worst mood swings in human history. On one…

My Top 10 Films of 2018

So, here we are again… Another year has passed, which means it’s time for critics the world over to compile their Top 10 Films of the year list in an effort to feel more important and, more importantly, to boost site traffic. As the old saying goes, if you can’t beat them, join them. It’s…