Film Review: Raya and the Last Dragon

The latest Disney animated movie is a gorgeous, gripping and entertaining fantasy adventure which continues the studio's current hot streak. While it lacks some of the traditional Disney aspects (songs and a major villain) it continues their ability to tell fantastic, moving stories with likeable, memorable characters. The film is set in Kumandra, a once … Continue reading Film Review: Raya and the Last Dragon

12, sorry 10, Films of Christmas Part 2

More festive flicks for my 365 Film Challenge. Film #126: Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale A drilling team in Finland discover a burial mound and inadvertently unleash Joulupukki, a creature that inspired the modern version of Santa. Unfortunately this creature isn't the jolly present giving type, more the stealing children and punishing them. It's an … Continue reading 12, sorry 10, Films of Christmas Part 2

365 Film Challenge Part 28: Mystery Special

Film #97: Murder Most Foul I've never been a massive fan of Miss Marple, I've always preferred Poirot as a character. This 1964 big screen outing is possibly my favourite Marple adaptation I've seen mainly because Margaret Rutherford's performance is totally different. She's a more bullish, louder take on the character, while still keeping the … Continue reading 365 Film Challenge Part 28: Mystery Special