Category: Movie reviews

Film Review: Toy Story (1995)

Length: 1Hr 21 Rating: PG Release: 22nd March 1996 About: Woody (Tom Hanks), a good-hearted cowboy doll who belongs to a young boy named Andy (John Morris), sees his position as Andy’s favorite toy jeopardized when his parents buy him a Buzz Lightyear (Tim…

Film Review: Aladdin (1992)

Length: 1Hr 30 Rating: U Release: 17th November 1992 About: When street rat Aladdin frees a genie from a lamp, he finds his wishes granted. However, he soon finds that the evil has other plans for the lamp — and for Princess Jasmine. But…

Film Review: Three Wishes (1995)

Length: 1Hr 55 Rating: PG Release: 15th December 1995 About: Description When single mother Jeanne Holman (Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio) turns to avoid hitting a dog with her station wagon, she unwittingly hits bearded drifter Jack McCloud (Patrick Swayze). Against the protests of her scandalized…

Detective Pikachu

Length: 1Hr 45 Rating: PG Release: 10th May 2019 About: Ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son, Tim, to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry’s former Pokémon partner, wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth Detective Pikachu. Finding that they…

Movie Review: Long Shot

Length: 2Hr 5 Rating: 15 Release: 3rd May 2019 About: Fred Flarsky is a gifted and free-spirited journalist who has a knack for getting into trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world — a smart, sophisticated and accomplished…

Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion

This was an Easter cinema trip for me and my mum in 1997. I’d wanted to see Men in Black, but mum refused point blank. The Lisa Kudrow film with the pinks and glitter would be more up her street, right?! Well, she took…

Spoiler-filled Review of Avengers Endgame

As the title suggests, this review contains many a spoiler for Avengers Endgame The Good • The Nebula/ Stark relationship. Bloody hell, I never knew I needed that pairing. I loved that it showed how much both of them had grown. Tony shows a…

Avengers: Endgame Spoiler free review

Length: 3hr 1Rating: 12aRelease date: 25.4.2019About: Adrift in space with no food or water, Tony Stark sends a message to Pepper Potts as his oxygen supply starts to dwindle. Meanwhile, the remaining Avengers — Thor, Black Widow, Captain America and Bruce Banner — must…

Pet Sematary

The Good I loved how it was set within King’s Maine universe and even Derry is referenced. It pleases the purists to have those little nods and I can’t deny, I get that little buzz for noticing the Easter Egg. John Lithgow is a…

The Perfect Date

The Good Well Noah scores a Netflix hat-trick with this installment. He truly is the teen rom-com king that we really have been missing in the wake of super-hero saturation. Just like Seirra Burges and To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before, he plays…

Hellboy

Release: 11.4.2019 Rating: 15 Length: 2Hr 1 About: Based on the graphic novels by Mike Mignola, Hellboy, caught between the worlds of the supernatural and human, battles an ancient sorceress bent on revenge. The Good • Ian McShane stole the show for me. He’s…

Wonder Park Review 2019

Release Date: 8.4.2019 Rating: PG Length: 1hr 26 About: Wonder Park tells the story of a magnificent amusement park where the imagination of a wildly creative girl named June comes alive. The Good The animation and story is sound. It certain kept the two…