Gods of Egypt Review

Following a somewhat perfunctory opening, featuring two deathly dull human characters played with enthusiasm beyond the call of duty by Brenton Thwaites and Courtney Eaton, Gods Of Egypt gets to the matter at hand, the titular Gods. The deities in Gods Of Egypt are markedly different to humans, standing much taller, having the ability to … Read more

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows Review

As the credits roll on the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film, the sequel to the 2014 Jonathan Liebsman directed “live-action” feature, the familiar strains of the theme song to the 1987 animated series fill the cinema. The song has been given an update: the “pop punk” group singing it is uncredited, but it’s a … Read more

Cabin Fever Review

Despite the wave of groans that spreads across the internet every time a remake is announced, there’s nothing inherently wrong with them. There are plenty of of superb remakes, some of which are even better than the films upon which they are based. What is often frustrating about remakes, though, and has led to the … Read more

Deadpool Review

We got our first taste of Ryan Reynolds as Deadpool in 2009, with his appearance as the character in X-Men Origins: Wolverine. But this iteration was considered something of a slap in the face to the character and its fans. The wise-cracking mercenary-turned-(not-quite-a)-superhero had his mouth sewn shut in that film and whilst some may … Read more