Film Review: Jungle Cruise

This is the third theme park attraction that Disney have turned into a movie, and so far the results have been mixed. The first Pirates of the Caribbean is a fun action thriller that took a simple ride and layered in a story of curses, zombies and benefited from Johnny Depp's Jack Sparrow, who stole … Continue reading Film Review: Jungle Cruise

Film Review: Black Widow

This was my first visit to the cinema in over a year, and it was good to be back in the dark watching a movie on the big screen. This movie, the latest instalment in the MCU was delayed a couple of times because of the whole COVID situation, which is a shame as it … Continue reading Film Review: Black Widow

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

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

365 Film Challenge Part 24: Jack Reacher Series

Film #95: Jack Reacher Tom Cruise stars as an ex-military copper who investigates after a sniper guns down five random individuals. The sniper asks for Reacher by name, but he's a ghost, having gone off the grid. But when he hears about the shooting on the news he comes anyway. Working with Rosamund Pike's defense … Continue reading 365 Film Challenge Part 24: Jack Reacher Series