Category: Movie reviews

Shazam

Release date: 4.4.2019 Length: 2 hr 16 About: We all have a superhero inside of us — it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In 14-year-old Billy Batson’s case, all he needs to do is shout out one word to…

Movie Review Stan & Ollie (2018)

Length: 1Hr 37 Rating: PGRelease date:11th January 2018 About: Laurel and Hardy — the world’s greatest comedy team — face an uncertain future as their golden era of Hollywood films remain long behind them. Diminished by age, the duo set out to reconnect with…

MARVELous Movie Review: Captain Marvel (2019)

“Well, Thanos is fucked.” Anjie J Han/ Twitter Release: 8 March 2019Rating: 12Length: 2Hr 5minAbout: Captain Marvel is an extraterrestrial Kree warrior who finds herself caught in the middle of an intergalactic battle between her people and the Skrulls. Living on Earth in 1995,…

Marvelous Movie Reviews: Iron Man 2 (2010)

“The suit and I are one.”Tony Stark Release: 30 April 2010Rating: 12Length: 2Hr 4minAbout: With the world now aware that he is Iron Man, billionaire inventor Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) faces pressure from all sides to share his technology with the military. He…

Film Review: When We First Met (2018)

Length: 1Hr 37Rating: 12About: After spending a night with the girl of his dreams only to become just friends, a man gets the opportunity to travel through time and alter that night over and over again until he gets everything perfect. The Good It’s an…

MCU Retrospective: Incredible Hulk (2008)

Length: 2Hr 15Rating: 12About: Scientist Bruce Banner (Edward Norton) desperately seeks a cure for the gamma radiation that contaminated his cells and turned him into The Hulk. Cut off from his true love Betty Ross (Liv Tyler) and forced to hide from his nemesis, Gen….

Movie Review: Little Shop of Horrors Director’s Cut (1986)

I find a little giggle-gas before I begin increases my pleasure enormously. Orin Length: 1Hr 42Rating: PGAbout: Meek flower shop assistant Seymour (Rick Moranis) pines for co-worker Audrey (Ellen Greene). During a total eclipse, he discovers an unusual plant he names Audrey II, which…

Movie Review: King of Thieves (2018)

Length: 1Hr 48Rating: 15About: A crew of retired crooks pulls off a major heist in London’s jewellery district, but what begins as a nostalgic last hurrah for the group quickly becomes a brutal nightmare when greed overtakes them. The Good I can’t fault Michael…

Movie Review: Raising Helen (2004)

That’s right. Shoe-tying is tough. Why do you think Jesus wore sandals? Length: 1Hr 59Rating: PGAbout: Single and self-involved, Helen Harris (Kate Hudson) has a thriving fashion career and a lavish lifestyle in New York City. Helen is shocked to hear that her sister…

Movie Review: Capricorn One (1979)

Length: 2Hr 4MinRating: PGAbout: Three astronauts (James Brolin, Sam Waterston, O.J. Simpson) are about to launch into space on the first mission to Mars. But when a mechanical failure surfaces that would kill the three men, NASA removes them from the Capricorn One capsule….

Movie Review: Overboard (2018)

“Can you get me a prettier nurse?” Length: 1Hr 52Rating: 12About: Kate is a single, working-class mother of three who’s hired to clean a luxury yacht that belongs to Leonardo — a selfish, spoiled and wealthy Mexican playboy. After unjustly firing Kate, Leonardo falls…

Marvelous Movie Reviews: Iron Man (2008)

“Let’s face it, this is not the worst thing you’ve caught me doing.” Tony Stark Release: 8 May 2008Rating: 12Length: 2Hr 6minAbout: A billionaire industrialist and genius inventor, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), is conducting weapons tests overseas, but terrorists kidnap him to force…