Movie Review: Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)

Starring: Tina Fey, Martin Freeman and Margot Robbie Directed by: Gelnn Ficarra and John Requa Kim Baker is fed up of her humdrum life as a news copywriter and decides to take a leap of faith and go to Afghanistan as a war reporter. What was initially meant to be a three month stint turns […]

Movie Review: Once Were Warriors (1994)

Starring: Temuera Morrison, Rena Owen and Mamaengaroa Kerr-Bell Directed by: Lee Tamahori A family who have descended from Maori warriors are troubled by their violent father/husband and his abusive antics. His constant drinking and partying cause the family so many troubles which sends the family into disarray. Once Were Warriors is an incredibly powerful movie […]

Movie Review: Deadpool 2 (2018)

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin and Zazie Beetz Directed by: David Leitch Deadpool suffers the biggest loss of his life and in order to receive closure he must create a team that will find and protect a young mutant boy from time travelling mercenary Cable. After the huge success of the first Deadpool movie a […]

Movie Review: Money Monster (2016)

Starring: George Clooney, Julia Roberts and Jack O’Connell Directed by: Jodie Foster Lee Gates is an arrogant TV financial advisor who hosts the show Money Monster where he advises regular working class people which stocks will provide the best return for their investment. After promoting tech firm IBIS which then mysteriously busts and costs many […]

Movie Review: Mrs Ratcliffe’s Revolution (2007)

Starring: Catherine Tate, Iain Glenn and Jessica Barden Directed by: Billie Eltringham Mr. Ratcliffe is a communist as is his daughter Mary and in 1968 he receives a job offer to move from Yorkshire to East Germany to teach English literature. A little reluctant, Mrs. Ratcliffe agrees but upon arriving in the little border town […]

Movie Review: Happy Birthday to Me (1981)

Starring: Melissa Sue Anderson, Glenn Ford and Tracey E. Bregman Directed by: J. Lee Thompson It’s fast approaching Virginia’s birthday but in the build up to her big day her friends start mysteriously disappearing. It’s only when it’s the day of her birthday that the truth gets revealed and the whereabouts of her friends becomes […]

Movie Review: Life (1999)

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Martin Lawrence and Bernie Mac Directed by: Ted Demme In 1932 two relative strangers, Claude and Ray, travel down to Mississippi to buy moonshine to take back to New York so they can settle a debt with a mobster. While in Mississippi they are wrongfully accused and found guilty of murder and […]