The Big Short – Movie Review

Reviewing The Big Short is difficult. The film depicts the lead-up to the 2008 global financial crisis, explaining what went wrong using clever, and crafty, comedy. Directed and co-written by
By Sindi-Leigh McBride on 20 Jan 2016

The Place Beyond the Pines Review

Set amidst the lush green rolling hills of Schenectady, writer-director Derek Cianfrance’s ambitious film The Place Beyond the Pines roars into a brooding drama about tragedy and redemption that spans
By Jarrod Saunders on 23 Jul 2013

Only God Forgives Review

Danish filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn and Ryan Gosling’s latest surrealist revenge thriller Only God Forgives revels in the absurd and is easily one of the most haunting film’s you’ll ever
By Jarrod Saunders on 22 Jul 2013

Gangster Squad

Sgt. John O’Mara (Josh Brolin) is fighting a losing battle against crime and corruption, with no one willing to help. When the opportunity arises to take down Mickey Cohen (Sean
By Guest on 15 Jan 2013

The Ides of March Review

Political journalist Theodore H. White once wrote, “With the end of the nominating process, American politics leaves logic behind.” This is precisely the theme that dwells deep within Ides of
By Jarrod Saunders on 07 May 2012

Drive Review

There’s a popular phrase widespread throughout Hollywood; “All you need for a movie is a gun and a girl.” A statement Nicholas Winding Refn clearly took to heart when creating
By Jarrod Saunders on 04 Feb 2012