Boyhood

Filmed over a period of 12 years, Boyhood is the story of a young boy’s family growing up through abusive step parents, money problems and generally the difficulties life presents a family with. When I sat down to watch this, I already knew that it topped many critic’s top ten lists of the year, and […]

Dark Skies

An American family starts to experience some ever-escalating creepy goings on in and around their house, and they soon discover a mysterious possibly other-worldly force is out to get them. What we have here is essentially the standard middle class American family is haunted horror film, but with a slight twist, in that it is […]

Annie

A young girl (Annie) lives in a foster home, and is awaiting a sign of her parents existence, meanwhile a rich businessman (Stacks) is attempting to get elected as mayor, with little success. When by coincidence the two of them bump into each other, a plan is hatched to use Annie to boost Stack’s mayoral […]

Calvary

Brendan Gleeson is an Irish Catholic priest who is told he has roughly a week to “make his piece with the world” before he is murdered as a statement against the child rape culture in the Catholic Church. This is a real case of a film being mis-sold. The trailers and the posters would have […]

Under the Skin

An alien has come down to the earth to feed on the insides of men, it takes up the form of Scarlett Johansson in order to lure them into a trap. However when faced with genuine human kindness, she begins to question who she really is. This is one of those movies where, no matter […]

Frozen

In the royal family of Denmark a princess is born with the power to control and create ice and snow. Various events including the death of the parents, some misguided snow and a family of rock troll things lead to this princess (Elsa) shutting out her sister (Anna) and the world, until the day she […]

Frank

Domhall Gleeson is an aspiring musician who chances his way into a psychedelic pop group headed by a charismatic and extremely odd papier mache head wearing Michael Fassbender. He soon finds out that he has maybe bitten off more than he can chew and it all goes a bit wrong. It’s actually very hard to […]