TV & Netflix

 Annie Roberts

REVIEW – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2

The final instalment for the Hunger Games series has finally been released and it was well worth the wait! The first part of Mockingjay left many disappointed wondering where the action was and why it took so long to get into it. So on this note, I was dubious as to whether I would enjoy […]

 Jordan Davidson

A Retrospective on Star Wars – Episode 5 The Empire Strikes Back

As we near the end of our journey into the Star Wars saga, things aren’t looking good for our budding heroes. The Empire is closing in and all Luke can rely on is the wisdom of something small, green and very peculiar… The Empire Strikes Back is the first of the only two Star Wars […]

 Jordan Davidson

A Retrospective on Star Wars – Episode 4 A New Hope

Here it is, the film that kicked off the biggest science fiction franchise that has ever, and likely will ever, exist. So why is it such a big deal?… When taken into context, this film is really quite remarkable. By pioneering ground-breaking computer generated and practical effects it was unlike anything that had been seen […]

 Jordan Davidson

A Retrospective on Star Wars – Episode 3 Revenge of the Sith review

Finally we’ve come to the end of our journey into the prequel trilogy, it can’t get any worse can it?… I’m happy to say that this is not the case, Revenge of the Sith is, by far, my favourite of the prequels. Taking place at the tail end of the Clone Wars, which begun at […]

 Jordan Davidson

A Retrospective on Star Wars – Episode 2 Attack of The Clones review

We go for round two with the historic Sci-Fi franchise Set 10 years after the Phantom Menace, we pick up this instalment with…wait…10 years… Ok, we pick up the franchise a whole decade after its prequel, which is more than a little dizzying. Our young former slave boy Anakin is now a Jedi in-training under […]

 Jordan Davidson

A Retrospective on Star Wars – Episode 1 The Phantom Menace

In the lead up to the next Star Wars film, The Force Awakens, we take a look back at the past films within the franchise.

A long time ago in a living room a younger me was sat wide-eyed as he was introduced to a universe of epic adventures and unforgettable characters. Now a much older, but no less enthusiastic, me is sitting fervently on the edge of my seat. A new addition to the Star Wars cinematic universe has […]

 Northern Lights

Review: Orange Is The New Black – Series

Jenji Kohan’s fabulous series Orange is the New Black is filled with a whole range of human emotions and thrilling backstories from every character. With performances from a cast such as That’ 70’s shows Laura Prepon, Kate Mulgrew and Taylor Schilling, and very well written dialogue, they really bring their characters stories to life. Kohan […]

 Northern Lights

Fargo Pilot Overview

Initially when dropped into the small town of Bemidji, Minnesota we are greeted with a very ominous screen telling us that the following is based on true events. Anyone who has seen the namesake however will look straight past the Coen brothers’ little inside joke, never the less I think it adds to the realism […]

 Anna McMillan

Once Upon A Time – Broken Heart

Once Upon A Time – Broken Heart

Once upon a time finally returned to our screens this week after taking a momentary break and it was worth the wait. Turns out Emma wasn’t really all that dark after all, she was in fact just trying to save her relationship. The last time we were in Storybooke we learned Emma had turned Hook […]

 Sophie Dishman

Season Review: Jessica Jones

Jessica Jones was one of the most highly anticipated TV series of the year and the wait payed off for Marvel fans. The first episode (AKA Ladies Night) introduces us to the main character Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter) – an alcoholic with a lot of baggage and a “gift” of superhuman strength and flight. Whilst Jessica is not […]