Rock Of Ages

    Following the success of the Broadway musical it was almost inevitable that we would be seeing a film adaptation at some point. What was perhaps not so predictable was the casting of Tom Cruise as the volatile rock god Stacee Jaxx, who as it turns out is quite a skilled singer. Being a … Continue reading

The Artist

In this modern day of film it is not very often that something completely fresh and surprising comes along. The Artist, a Black-and-White, silent film, by French director Michael Hazanavicius and is one such film. A breath of fresh air and a pure delight to behold it deserves every bit of the acclaim it has … Continue reading

Drive

It’s really been a great year for Ryan Gosling, with a variety of different films this year including Crazy, Stupid Love and The Ides of March, he is also the star of Drive, the film many critics are rightly calling the coolest film of the year. In a role with very limited dialogue, Gosling is … Continue reading

The Soloist

    Based on a true story, Journalist Steve Lopez (Robert Downey Jr.) struggles to find a refreshing and original topic to write about for his L.A Times column. After a bike accident he meets homeless Julliard dropout, Nathaniel Ayers (Jamie Foxx) beautifully playing a dilapidated old violin with only two strings. He has seemingly … Continue reading