Category: 2018

Rampage

Year: 2018 Directed by: Brad Peyton Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris, Malin Akerman, Jeffrey Dean Morgan Written by Megan Williams   Video game-to-film adaptations have always had a bad reputation, and have rarely been accurate to their source material. However, the arrival of new film ‘Rampage’ might be […]

Beast

Year: 2018 Director: Michael Pearce Cast: Jessie Buckley, Johnny Flynn, Geraldine James, Trystan Gravelle Written by Elena Morgan Written and directed by Michael Pearce, Beast is an eerie and captivating debut feature film about isolation and secrets. Moll (Jessie Buckley) is a troubled young woman, stifled by her […]

Mom and Dad

Year: 2018 Directed by: Brian Taylor Starring: Nicolas Cage, Selma Blair, Anne Winters, Zackary Arthur WRITTEN BY JESSICA PEÑA As parents, you’re supposed to protect and care for your children, right? Sign their permission slips, feed them, make sure they make curfew, and one day kill them. No? […]

A Quiet Place

Year: 2018 Directed by: John Krasinski Starring: John Krasinski, Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe Written by Jessica Peña Silence can truly be deafening. Even in a packed theater, it’s daunting how a small sound becomes amplified in the absence of others. Sound is the enemy in John […]

Looking Glass

Year: 2018 Directed by: Tim Hunter Cast: Nicolas Cage, Robin Tunney, Marc Blucas, Ernie Lively Written by Tom Sheffield The latest addition to Nicolas Cage’s CV,  ‘Looking Glass’, heads straight for digital release tomorrow, and coming to DVD later this month. Despite some fine performances from the film’s […]

Ghost Stories

Year: 2018 Directed by: Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson Starring: Andy Nyman, Martin Freeman, Paul Whitehouse, Alex Lawther Written by Lucy Buglass For years, mankind has pondered over the existence of ghosts, demons and the paranormal. Many have claimed to have experienced it firsthand, while others dedicate their […]

Isle of Dogs

Year: 2018 Directed by: Wes Anderson Starring: Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Jeff Goldblum, Greta Gerwig, Frances McDormand, Liev Schreiber, Koyu Rankin. WRITTEN BY RHYS JONES Wes Anderson’s 9th directorial venture, and his 2nd stop-motion feature, ticks all the boxes of what you’ve come to expect from the […]

Unsane

Year: 2018 Directed by: Steven Soderbergh Starring: Claire Foy, Joshua Leonard, James Greer, Sarah Stiles, Mark Kudisch Written by Jo Craig “Is she or isn’t she?” asks the tagline of Steven Soderbergh’s first horror-thriller, addressing the timeless conundrum of diagnosing one’s own sanity when no more shit could […]

Ready Player One

Year: 2018 Directed by: Steven Spielberg Starring: Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, Simon Pegg, Mark Rylance Written by Jo Craig During the eighties and nineties, standing before a chunky black mirror — fingers and thumbs strategically placed over buttons — was the norm for the vintage gamer. […]