The Doctor is back! Well he is for at least 5 minutes near the beginning of this episode then he sort of just disappears, but then again what do you expect from the man who is always running. One of the best openings to an episode, if not a series in recent memory, The Magicians […]
After making it out the maze, will Thomas and co. make it out of the scorch?
Following on from last year’s The Maze Runner is the second instalment in the film series, based on the best-selling books by US-author James Dashner. Maze Runner: Scorch Trials follows Thomas, played by heart-throb Dylan O’Brien, alongside a group of other teenagers who have all been propelled into a Hunger Games-like, sci-fi dystopia. Having been […]
“Nothing of what you’ll see here will make sense to your american eyes, and you will question everything. But in the end, you’ll understand.” Twenty minutes past the opening sequence of ‘Sicario’, Alejandro (Benicio Del Toro) warns Kate (Emily Blunt) about the world she is about to get into. Denis Villeneuve’s latest film is a […]
The famous Shakespeare play Macbeth is brought to life on the giant screen by filmmaker Justin Kurzel. This adaptation remains the classic tragic story of witches, manipulation and psychological horror that it is best known for but also gives viewers a rollercoaster of emotions as the lead characters play the roles wonderfully. Michael Fassbender is […]
Siarlot Lloyd reviews Legend Apparently, if the Kray Twins had been one role, Tom Hardy’s acting in Legend would be the highest paid role in film history. And he earns it. Hardy is a joy to watch, portraying both Ron’s menacing madness and Reggie’s fast talking, dapper villain-protagonist so well that it’s easy to forget that the Krays […]
Season Six of AMC’s The Walking Dead begins with possibly the best opening episode yet. First Time Again is a crescendo of what The Walking dead does best; with the perfect balance of stomach churning action, deeply nervous moments and poignant characterisation from all of our usual suspects and some new players too. Rarely does the series have […]
The Scarlet Speedster is back and he’s better than ever! *Warning massive spoilers ahead* Picking up six months after the season one finale, the first episode shows us Barry (Grant Gustin) still reeling from the events of the first season. The writers like to play a trick on its viewers by showcasing Barry facing off […]
The heartbreaking real-life story of a disastrous Everest climbing comes to life in the film by Iceland director Baltasar Kormákur. If you’ve ever wondered how much could a climbing expedition go wrong, if you want to see nature in all its glory and feel people’s helplessness against it, then you should try out Everest, the […]
Scott Hastie reviews the new Ridley Scott sci-fi Epic, The Martian.
Ridley Scott’s love letter to science and NASA is a success through the right balance of intensity and optimism. Off the back of NASA’s amazing announcement that there is in fact running water on the Mars, we have a brand new film about an astronaut stuck on the big red dot in space. We can […]
The first instalment of season 5 returns with some big changes.
Last Tuesday we saw Once Upon A Time return for its fifth season and let me tell you, it’s better than ever! With Rumple in a coma and Emma Swan’s name on the Dark One’s dagger season 5 was set to be the most explosive so far and after months of teasing we finally got to […]