Proxima

Sarah Loreau (Eva Green) is an astronaut training for a year long mission to the International Space Station in a bid to research the next planned mission to Mars. Whilst she undergoes her training she is separated from her eight year old daughter Stella (Zelie Boulant). Proxima is a beautifully realised drama that focuses on … Continue reading Proxima

Unhinged

A road rage incident spirals out of control in this taught and brutal thriller. Rachel (Caren Pistorious) is having a bad day. She has overslept, received bad news from the husband she is divorcing and the lawyer handling her case, her best customer has fired her and her son is going to be late for … Continue reading Unhinged

The Edge

In 2009 English cricket was at rock bottom. Coach and Captain were sacked and the indignity of being bowled out for 51 in the West Indies had stung deeply. By 2011 the England side under new leadership was the best in the world claiming the number 1 Test ranking and filled with world class players. … Continue reading The Edge

The Old Guard

When a team of four immortal mercenaries break one of their rules of evading detection they become the target of a pharmaceutical CEO who smells money. Just to complicate matters further the team have a shared vision that a new immortal has appeared in the world. The Old Guard is a very enjoyable Netflix action … Continue reading The Old Guard

Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton is a hard working revolutionary who will become George Washington’s right hand man and a founding father of America. He will also make powerful enemies on his way. The first thing I should probably address is that this is not a film. It is a recording of the theatre stage show. Although it … Continue reading Hamilton

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

Ever since he was a young boy Lars Erickssong (Will Ferrell) has wanted to win the Eurovision Song Contest with his friend Sigrit Ericksdottir (Rachel McAdams) and thanks to a mishap featuring the Icelandic contingent for this years contest they have the opportunity of fulfilling their dream. A love letter to Eurovision, an event that … Continue reading Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

Da 5 Bloods

A group of Vietnam War veterans return to the country as old men to find the remains of their squad leader Stormin’ Norman (Chadwick Boseman) and the gold that they buried on the fateful mission they lost him. Opening with a powerful but brief history lesson of the civil rights movement juxtaposed with the treatments … Continue reading Da 5 Bloods

Oldboy

On the day of his infant daughter’s birthday Oh Dae-Su (Choi Min-Sik) gets blinding drunk and winds up in police custody. On his release he is abducted and finds himself held prisoner for fifteen years. Unaware of his captor or the reason for his incarceration he slowly tries to dig out of his prison. But … Continue reading Oldboy