Category Archives: Reviews

Review: Triple Frontier

Triple Frontier Trailer Reading about the development details of this Netflix offering, one can consider this to be a troubled production. Since word of it first popped up nearly nine years ago the cast has gone through numerous changes, with … Continue reading

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Review: Captain Marvel

Captain Marvel Trailer The MCU comes of age, with its 21st offering in Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck’s Captain Marvel. In the eleven years since Robert Downey Jr and Iron Man began a redefinition of the extents of “franchise”, Marvel … Continue reading

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Review: Fighting With My Family

Fighting With My Family Trailer I am a big pro-wrestling fan. There was a time not so very long ago that I would have been mildly embarrassed saying that, but the last few years have seen a sea change in … Continue reading

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Review: The Dive, Hotel Mumbai, The Aftermath, The Merger

Another review round-up. All of the below films I saw at the 2019 Virgin Media Dublin Film Festival. The Dive (Hatzlila) Trailer On the eve of an Israeli offensive into Lebanon, a family comes together to bury the remains of … Continue reading

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Review: Dragged Across Concrete

Dragged Across Concrete Trailer The Dublin International Film Festival’s most enduring tradition is the “Surprise Film”, wherein audiences buy a ticket, sit down in their seats and don’t know what film they are going to be shown until it starts … Continue reading

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Review: Solo, High Flying Bird, A Private War, Mid90s

It’s time for the February round-up. Solo Trailer While surfing in Fuerteventura, Alvaro (Alain Hernandez) finds himself trapped in an inhospitable stretch of coastline, fighting the rising tide, dehydration and several injuries. Hallucinating from the ordeal, he remembers a host … Continue reading

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Review – The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part Trailer It’s practically ancient history when it comes to the modern-day tilt-a-whirl of tent poll franchises, but it’s still a bit surprising to me how much of a revelation The Lego Movie of … Continue reading

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