Doctor Sleep

A sequel to The Shining that follows a now adult Danny Torrance (Ewan McGregor) as he fights to save young Abra Stone (Kyliegh Curran) from an evil group of people called The True Knot. Writer/Director Mike Flanagan, responsible for the exceptional Netflix series The Haunting of Hill House had a huge task on his hands … Continue reading Doctor Sleep

After The Wedding

Isobel (Michelle Williams) is seeking funding for the Indian orphanage that she helps run and when a possible benefactor insists upon her presence in New York to rubber stamp a huge donation she is compelled to leave. Theresa (Julianne Moore) has ulterior motives for her offer of funding though and insists that Isobel stay till … Continue reading After The Wedding

Luce

Luce (Kelvin Harrison Jr.) was adopted as a child by Amy and Peter Edgar (Naomi Watts and Tim Roth). Despite his origins in war torn Eritrea he has grown to be an outstanding student with a bright future. That is until his teacher Harriet Wilson (Octavia Spencer) raises concerns over a controversial assignment that Luce … Continue reading Luce

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

When Maleficent’s (Angelina Jolie) god daughter Aurora (Elle Fanning) becomes engaged to Prince Philip (Harris Dickinson) his mother Queen Ingrith (Michelle Pfeiffer) sees it as an opportunity to resolve the differences between humans and fey peoples. I’ll start with the good aspects of Disney’s sequel to 2014’s Maleficent. Firstly my children loved it and ultimately … Continue reading Maleficent: Mistress of Evil