Category: Comedy

Deadpool 2

Year: 2018 Directed by: David Leitch Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Julian Dennison, Zazie Beetz, Morena Baccarin Written by Rhys Bowen Jones The runaway smash-hit of 2016 ‘Deadpool’ saw the debut (yes, debut) of a fan favourite character known for breaking the fourth wall and being supremely foul-mouthed, as […]

Walk Like A Panther

Year: 2018 Directed By: Dan Cadan Cast: Stephen Graham, Dave Johns, Stephen Tompkinson, Steve Furst Written by Tom Sheffield British comedy films can be rather hit and miss and in the case of ‘Walk Like A Panther’, it unfortunately looks like we have another miss on our hands despite having a promising […]

Peter Rabbit

Year: 2018 Directed by: Will Gluck Starring: Rose Byrne, James Corden, Domhnall Gleeson, Daisy Ridley, Margot Robbie Written by Jessica Peña With an obsession for the cheap laugh and dull dialogue, ‘Peter Rabbit’ fails to capture a lasting impression of a moral lesson. The film is adapted from ‘The […]

Game Night

Year: 2018 Directed by: John Francis Daley, Jonathan Goldstein Cast: Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams, Kyle Chandler, Sharon Horgan, Billy Magnussen, Lamorne Morris, Kylie Bunbury, Jesse Plemons Written by Tom Sheffield With a very promising first trailer which boasted a fantastic cast and a genuinely funny and intriguing plot […]

Father Figures

Year: 2018 Directed by: Lawrence Sher Starring: Owen Wilson, Ed Helms, Glenn Close, Christopher Walken, J.K. Simmons, Katt Williams Written by Tom Sheffield I’ll be honest, with the disappointing quality of comedies over recent years (bar a handful of exceptions) I wasn’t really expecting to enjoy ‘Father Figures’ […]

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Year: 2017 Director: Jake Kasdan Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Jack Black, Nick Jonas, Alex Wolff, Madison Iseman, Morgan Jeanette Turner, Ser’Darius Blain, Bobby Cannavale Written by Rhys Bowen Jones Back when it was first announced, I couldn’t help but ask the question “did this really […]

Pitch Perfect 3

Year: 2017 Directed by: Trish Sie Starring: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp Written by Livia Peterson The Bellas are back for one final time! The ‘Pitch Perfect’ franchise has steadily endured franchise fatigue for the past five years and now their allegedly final tour definitely proved […]

Home Again

Year: 2017 Directed by: Hallie Meyers-Shyer Starring: Reece Witherspoon, Michael Sheen, Candice Bergen, Pico Alexander, Jon Rudnitsky.   Written by Andrew Garrison I wasn’t compelled to see this film, but it seemed wholesome enough to give a chance to. This is one of those films that you see coming […]

Last Flag Flying

Year: 2017 (UK: 2018) Director: Richard Linklater Cast: Bryan Cranston, Laurence Fishburne, Steve Carell,  Written by Jessica Peña We can always count on Richard Linklater to project the sincerity of human conversation onto the big screen for the world to marvel at. His unrested love for his characters […]