Category: 2018

Blindspotting

Year: 2018 Directed by: Carlos López Estrada Cast: Daveed Diggs, Rafael Casal, Janina Gavankar, Jasmine Cephas Jones Written by Fiona Underhill It’s 2018 and the Bay Area city of Oakland, California is certainly having a “moment” in film. Earlier this year, Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther set several scenes there to showcase […]

Whitney

Year: 2018 Directed by: Kevin Macdonald Written by Sarah Buddery Cited as the most awarded female act of all time, legendary singer Whitney Houston’s celebrated career and her subsequent tragic death are the latest subject for master-documenteer Kevin Macdonald. With previous credits including heralded documentaries Touching the Void, […]

Terminal

Year: 2018 Directed by: Vaughn Stein Cast: Margot Robbie, Simon Pegg, Dexter Fletcher, Mike Myers Written by Dave Curtis ‘Terminal’ is a strange experience and not in a way that is totally enjoyable. The film is based in and around a dingy train terminal where some unpleasant characters […]

Leave No Trace

Year: 2018 Directed by: Debra Granik Cast: Ben Foster, Thomasin McKenzie, Jeffery Rifflard Written by Jessica Peña In Debra Granik’s Leave No Trace, there’s a prominent meditation of home and peace. There’s also trickles of separation, both the physical displacements and the emotional grips of life we come […]

Dogged

Year: 2018 Directed by: Richard Rowntree Starring: Sam Saunders, Nadia Lamin,Toby Wynn-Davies, Aiysha Jebali WRITTEN BY LUCY BUGLASS   I have a soft spot for British horror, which is why I was quick to jump at the opportunity to review ‘Dogged’. It does a good job at reeling […]

Incredibles 2

Year: 2018 Directed by: Brad Bird Cast: Craig T. Nelson , Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner, Samuel L Jackson Written by Lucy Buglass It’s safe to say that ‘Incredibles 2′ was my most anticipated film of the year. The original ‘Incredibles’ film ended in a way that left it […]

Skyscraper

Year: 2018 Directed by: Rawson Marshall Thurber Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Neve Campbell, Pablo Schreiber, Chin Han, Noah Taylor Written by Tom Sheffield Dwayne Johnson has been a very busy man these past few years, from his fallings out with Vin Diesel on the set of the latest ‘Fast […]