Ewan Gleadow

Review: Shaun the Sheep: Farmageddon

Review: Shaun the Sheep: Farmageddon

Going into a film about an articulate sheep that finds himself in colossal mishaps, it’s hard to expect or appreciate anything that Shaun the Sheep: Farmageddon may actually accomplish. A sequel to the standalone film Shaun the Sheep which plummeted out in 2015, creatives at Aardman Animation seem set on tugging at my heartfelt nostalgia strings so hard that my […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Review: Early Man

Review: Early Man

Aardman Animations have always been inconsistent with their animated productions. Whereas classics like Wallace and Gromit: Curse of the Were Rabbit and Chicken Run are both fondly remembered by both nostalgia driven fans and warmly received by new generations, later outputs like Pirates! In An Adventure with Scientists and Arthur Christmas are much more forgettable. Can Early Man, their latest venture, break the shoddy formula they seem […]