Snow White and the Huntsman

As many of us are already aware, Walt Disney is widely responsible for convincing the world that fairytales are innocent and wholesome when in fact the original tales are significantly darker than he would have us believe. In this aspect it is therefore quite fitting to have a ‘darker and grittier’ reboot of the tale, … Continue reading

Prometheus

    Just one day into its official UK release and Ridley Scott’s long awaited return to Sci-fi with a prequel to one of the defining films of not only his career but to the genre as a whole, is already provoking a variety of mixed reactions. Firstly let’s address the Xenomorph in the room … Continue reading

Young Adult

There’s one (at least) in every school, that girl, miss popular but who in fact everyone hated. Young Adult explores the story of one such woman who never managed to grow out of that petulant teenage phase. The story follows Mavis (Charlize Theron), who in her late 30’s, is perfectly suited as a writer (or ghost-writer) of teen … Continue reading