Atomic Blonde

Atomic Blonde is a terrific new action-flick with a female superspy lead doing most of rough and tough action scenes. The sensual and savage, Lorraine Broughton (played by Charleze Theron) is an elite spy working for Britain’s MI6. It’s 1989 and with the Berlin Wall about to fall, British Agent Gascoyne, gets hold of a…

War for the Planet of the Apes

War for the Planet of the Apes is the third and final instalment in the Planet of the Apes reboot and is easily the best of the series. Directed by Matt Reeves, the film follows a confrontation between the apes, led by Caesar (played superbly by Andy Serkis), and the humans, led by The Colonel…

Beguiled

An injured Union soldier, John Mc Burney (Colin Farrell) who is found in the woods becomes the object of fascination for girls in a southern boarding school during the last year of the American Civil War.   Directed by Sofia Coppola, Beguiled is a remake of an earlier movie by the same name based on…

La Fille mal gardée by Queensland Ballet

Queensland Ballet delighted Brisbane with a light-hearted and funny mid-season performance La Fille mal gardée. The ballet company chose an amusing story line about a love triangle set in the exquisite French country side in the 1950s, Choreographed beautifully by Marc Ribaud.  The Widow Simone, mother of a beautiful young woman, prepares to marry away…

Paris Can Wait

If you are in the mood for a light hearted romantic comedy filled with delightful French scenery, then this is the movie for you! Dreamy shots of French country side, fine wines and gourmet French delicacies are in store as Anne (Diane Laine) is whisked away on a road trip from the Cote d’Azur to…