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…

The Mummy

The Mummy is the first movie in a new franchise series from Universal that steps back to the original from 1999 and re-writes the storyline and characters rather than being written as either a sequel or prequel.   To some this will be confusing or will be compared to the original, but if you view…

John Wick Chapter 2 is in cinemas

John Wick Chapter 2 merits the kind of health warning you’d see before getting on a roller coaster at a theme park.  Heart stopping adrenaline fuel action ensues as soon as the curtain opens.  Between all of the fast cars, big guns and elaborate fight scenes there’s barely an opportunity to catch your breath. Keanu…

Revolutionary horror film Get Out

Get Out is a revolutionary horror-edy film that’s extremely socially and racially poignant. The spine chiller begins when African-American boyfriend Chris travels to meet his girlfriend Rose’s parents for the first time. They spend the weekend with her neurosurgeon father and psychiatrist mother in their affluent rural town, but Chris is nervous about how they…