The Man from U.N.C.L.E. review: new franchise?

THE MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E., l-r: Henry Cavill, Alicia Vikander, 2015. ph: Daniel Smith/©Warner Bros. Pictures/courtesy Everett Collection

Guy Ritchie is like… so hot right now. At least, it seems so, after his career had hit a little blip right before the Sherlock Holmes films put him back on the map. Then for his next trick he thought he’d turn his hand to the spy genre, specifically resurrecting a nostalgically adored ’60s TV… Continue reading The Man from U.N.C.L.E. review: new franchise?

Cloud Atlas: the Wachowskis’ magnum opus?

Aaah, the old books to films conundrum – in this day and age are any novels truly unfilmable? In the last ten years or so the industry has brought a myriad of literary tales – all widely considered unfilmable – to the big screen: Lord of the Rings, Life of Pi and Watchmen all spring… Continue reading Cloud Atlas: the Wachowskis’ magnum opus?