Staaaar Waarrrs, na na na, Staaar Waaars. So sang my partner Saturday morning as we strolled down to the rather lovely Olympic studios cinema in southwest London to catch the latest in the franchise, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, directed by Rian Johnson. This film continues events from The Force Awakens, one which saw the… Continue reading Star Wars: The Last Jedi – progress, this is
The thing about superhero movies (as some geeky pub conversations may go), is that they have to get bigger and more spectacular each time. To the point where there’s nowhere left to take the story. And, whilst previous X-Men films have destroyed the Golden Gate Bridge and football stadiums and such, the only logical way… Continue reading X-Men: Apocalypse – review
Is it acceptable for a 33-year-old man to well up multiple times during this film? Probably not, but it happened. It was bound to happen, it’s Star Wars.
Continuing my run of ‘trailer park’ blogs, here’s another. This one focusing on sci-fi, fantasy, adventure and action. ‘Tis the season to fight monsters, tra la la la laa. The Jungle Book (out April 2016) Picking up (in a way) where Life of Pi left off, this film takes the technology further in what looks… Continue reading Trailer park: The Jungle Book, X-Men, Warcraft