Since 2015 the big name award shows have been under scrutiny for “whitewashing”, the Oscars have had the most publicised backlash in the past few years regarding the race and the lack of diversity of their nominees. Was their selection pure coincidence or is there something going? In modern times, race is the last … More The Hollywood Whitewash
Blade Runner is not a fast paced action packed thriller that you may see if it were directed by Michael Bay. Instead it is a long, slow burn which keeps you thinking the whole time (and into the following hours and days) about the deep philosophical questions, that this masterfully written and choreographed plot had … More The Blade Runner: Review
In celebration of “Mean Girls Day” we take a look back at the film and what made it truly so fetch. In 2004 a lot of us were still in our glory days of primary school; before we cared about what other people thought and before we were gifted with the modern cult … More Throwback Thursday: Mean Girls
We all know that sex sells in Hollywood, or at least that is what we are lead to believe. The leading men are idolised for their chiselled abs and sharp jawlines, they are held on a pedestal as modern day silver screen gods. But what happens when they tarnish their reputation. Do they lose out … More Hollywood’s Double Standards: True or False?
*WARNING* May contain spoilers. ‘The Girl on the Train’ is the latest fast paced crime thriller on the big screen. The film adaption of Paul Hawkins best selling novel begins with Rachel (Emily Blunt), an alcoholic shell of her former self, peering out of a train window into the lives of two suburban couples. She … More Film Review: The Girl on the Train
Matei Botez ‘Furious 7’ is the movie that diehard fans and casual filmgoers alike have been waiting for a long time: thrilling, surprisingly emotional and overall hugely entertaining. The seventh chapter of ‘The Fast and The Furious’ franchise boasts more dramatic depth and rises above its mostly action-driven predecessors, delivering one of the most compelling … More Review: Fast and Furious 7
Just when you thought the awards season was over, there comes the final show guaranteed to heat up the small screens: the MTV Movie Awards 2015. The Oscars’ much younger brother, first staged in 1992, may not be as prestigious but it’s almost as star-studded and arguably more entertaining and unexpected than the former. Hosted … More MTV Movie Awards 2015