Movie Review – Wonder Woman 1984

Wonder Woman 1984 (Cert 12) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Warner Bros.) Running Time: 151 minutes approx. A bit of pointless trivia to start this review: I was going to see this film in the cinema when it was released last December, but the night before, the government announced a second lockdown, and the screening was … Continue reading Movie Review – Wonder Woman 1984

Movie Review – Viy

Viy (Cert 15) 1 Disc/2 Disc Ltd Edition Blu-ray (Distributor: Eureka Entertainment) Running Time: 77 minutes approx. It’s funny that people who believe in God always think He will save them from evil, yet they also recognise that He will punish them for their sins. One way to do that is to have them suffer … Continue reading Movie Review – Viy

Movie Review – Malmkrog

Malmkrog (Cert 15) Digital/VOD (Distributor: Sovereign Film Distribution) Running Time: 200 minutes approx. So you invite a few friends around for dinner, naturally you talk a lot. Once you are done chewing the fat, the conversation turns to heavier subjects - politics, religion, morality, the meaning of life - and you learn more about your … Continue reading Movie Review – Malmkrog

Movie Review – Minari

Minari Digital/VOD (Distributor: Altitude Film Entertainment) Running Time: 115 minutes approx. People talk about home being where the heart is, but for those who have relocated from one town or even country to another, their heart may still be from whence they came. Is it possible to sever those ties and start anew or should … Continue reading Movie Review – Minari

Movie Review – Fukushima 50

Fukushima 50 Movie Review (Cert 12A) Digital/VOD (Distributor: Altitude Film Entertainment) Running Time: 122 minutes approx.  March 11th has become an infamous date, not just because it is my birthday but for the events in Japan at 2:46pm on that day in 2011. A 9.0 magnitude earthquake quickly followed by a tsunami struck the Fukushima Daiichi … Continue reading Movie Review – Fukushima 50

Movie Review – Verdict

Verdict (Cert 15) Digital/VOD (Distributor: Sovereign Film Distribution) Running Time: 127 minutes approx. Domestic abuse is a hard enough subject to read about in the news, it becomes even harder to watch when dramatised in film. But this Philippine drama doesn’t just cover this issue, it focuses on the aftermath where the system has to … Continue reading Movie Review – Verdict

Movie Review – The Columnist

The Columnist (Cert 15) Digital/VOD (Distributor: Vertigo Releasing) Running Time: 85 minutes approx. “Why couldn’t you be nice?” For all the wonderful things and changes the internet has brought the world it also has created a culture that is toxic and nasty in bullying people for having different opinions or for being the wrong colour, … Continue reading Movie Review – The Columnist

Movie Review – Song Without A Name

Song Without A Name (Cert 12A) Digital/VOD (Distributor: Sovereign Film Distribution) Running Time: 97 minutes approx. The bond between mother and child is considered as unbreakable as it is sacred; deny a mother this and an unpardonable sin is committed, the heartbreak and emotional torture is unimaginable. If anything is worse, it is a lack … Continue reading Movie Review – Song Without A Name

Movie Review – Forte (aka Ballsy Girl)

Forte (aka Ballsy Girl) (Cert 15) Digital/VOD (Distributor: Amazon Prime) Running Time: 94 minutes approx. Attracting the opposite sex isn’t as easy as some like to think it is. Confidence in your personality to make the right impression is one thing, but it is true to say most people find appearance counts first. Like it … Continue reading Movie Review – Forte (aka Ballsy Girl)

Movie Review – The Cannibal Club

The Cannibal Club (Cert 18) 1 Discs DVD (Distributor: Matchbox Films) Running Time: 77 minutes approx. People who do bad things eventually get their just desserts. Not that I want to make a meal out of it or over egg the pudding, but it is one of those nourishing facts of life for us to … Continue reading Movie Review – The Cannibal Club