Thor: Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok (Cert 12A) US (2017) Dir. Taika Waititi I must confess that I wasn’t overly impressed with the first two Thor films and very little about the trailers made me excited for this third entry into the franchise’s cinematic canon. I can’t quite put my finger on why this was but given the recent … Continue reading Thor: Ragnarok

Star Trek Beyond

Star Trek Beyond US (2016) Dir. Justin Lin After the disappointing Into Darkness, the second in the rebooted series of films based on Gene Roddenberry’s enduring sci-fi creation, there was a lot of making up to do in restoring the lost faith of the hardcore Trekkies. For this newest outing Justin “Fast & Furious” Lin … Continue reading Star Trek Beyond

Star Trek – Into Darkness

Star Trek – Into Darkness (Cert 12) 1 Disc (Distributor: Paramount Home Entertainment) Running time: 132 minutes approx. When a Section 31 building in London is destroyed by a bomb, a Starfleet agent named John Harrison (Benedict Cumberbatch) is the confirmed culprit. Following an all out weapon assault on Starfleet HQ by Harrison, killing many … Continue reading Star Trek – Into Darkness

Dredd

Dredd US (2012) Dir. Pete Travis In a futuristic, post apocalyptic America is the metropolis known as Mega-City One where criminals rule the streets via violent methods. To uphold law and order with equally violent mettle are Judges, who are afforded the powers of judge, jury and executioner if necessary. The most dangerous and feared … Continue reading Dredd