Gold

Matthew McConaughey is a fat wolf of Wall Street type figure, who fancies getting richer than he already is by looking for gold in Indonesia. He takes Edgar Ramirez with him, and they find some gold or maybe it’s not there, or maybe it really is, or maybe it isn’t. I can’t remember which way […]

Logan

In the not too distant future, something is wrong with Wolverine. He isn’t healing the way he used to, and now the government has outlawed mutants he and Professor X hide out somewhere along the Mexican border. However, when a mutant child is thrust upon Logan he must decide what kind of a man he […]

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2

Coming straight off the back of one of their adventures, the gang find themselves with a broken ship stranded on some planet. However help soon arrives, in the form of Kurt Russell claiming to be Chris Pratt’s dad. Various well-sound tracked space shenanigans follow.   Ok so disclaimer first of all, I don’t like the […]

Kong: Skull Island

John Goodman leads a team of scientists onto a previously unexplored island in order to map it out before the Russians have a chance to. However as you may have anticipated this mission does not go to plan and things go incredibly awry.   To my mind this is the Jurassic World movie that could […]

20th Century Women

Annette Bening struggles to raise her son (Lucas Jade Zumann) in late 70’s California. Drawing on the help and experiences of two other women – Elle Fanning, his best friend, and Greta Gerwig, a free spirited feminist housemate – She tries to form him into a well-rounded young man without the assistance of a significant […]

Moonlight

The story of a young black man growing up with a dysfunctional home life and discovering his own sexuality is told over three chapters roughly seven years apart beginning at age nine.   I went into Moonlight worried sick it wouldn’t live up to the immense praise heaped upon it by all corners. Bar Arrival […]

Hacksaw Ridge

Andrew Garfield is real life war hero Desmond Doss, a conscientious objector who goes into battle as a medic with no weapon. But first he must manage to get through army training without ever so much as touching a rifle.   Hacksaw Ridge is a very odd movie. It consists of two absolutely separate halves […]