Balloon (Ballon)

Balloon (Ballon) Germany (2018) Dir. Michael Herbig Fascism doesn’t work. Whilst there is little dispute, its rise in the certain parts of Europe in the mid-to-late 20th century saw some extraordinary displays of bravery in fighting it. Some were on the battlefield with the honour and freedom of a country at stake; others were much … Continue reading Balloon (Ballon)

A Taxi Driver (Taeksi woonjunsa)

A Taxi Driver (Taeksi woonjunsa) Korea (2017) Dir. Jang Hun So, you thought North Korea was the half of the bifurcated country with no respect for democracy and a state controlled media to twist the facts when things didn’t go their way? Then this dramatised account of the infamous Gwangju Uprising in May 1980 which … Continue reading A Taxi Driver (Taeksi woonjunsa)

Avengers – Age Of Ultron

Avengers - Age Of Ultron (Cert 12) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Marvel) Running Time: 141 minutes approx. When Avengers Assemble became the third highest grossing film of all time in 2012 the sequel was not only inevitable but no doubt already commissioned before the champagne bottle was opened during the opening weekend celebrations. Then again … Continue reading Avengers – Age Of Ultron