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…

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…

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…

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

The latest instalment of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has achieved that rare feat of being even better than the first.  The original instalment was a huge hit and Vol. 2 is set to be even better. Set two-to-three months after the first film, the Guardians travel throughout the cosmos and struggle to…

The Great Wall in cinemas today

The Great Wall tells the story of an ancient Chinese legend about a mythical band of flesh-eating beasts known as the Taotie. Every 60 years these lizard-like monsters with vicious claws and rows of jagged teeth, descend en masse from the mountains in the north to feed on their human enemy.  All that has stopped…