Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: The Witches

Movie Review: The Witches

Roald Dahl was, most likely, a staple of your childhood. I know he was for me, and the odd consistencies of these big-screen adaptations of his classic stories is a rather remarkable feat. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory is a personal favourite, Matilda a nostalgia classic for anyone that grew up at the turn of the 21st century, and Fantastic Mr. Fox is […]

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Movie Review: The Last Thing He Wanted

Movie Review: The Last Thing He Wanted

The last thing I wanted was to watch The Last Thing He Wanted, the latest Netflix original to come from the mind of director Dee Rees. With an ensemble cast featuring the likes of Anne Hathaway, Willem Dafoe, Ben Affleck and Toby Jones, I was expecting a tight political thriller that would match the likes of Argo, All […]

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Movie Review: Dark Waters

Movie Review: Dark Waters

The disgusting greed of American corporations is captured in yet another well rounded, strong biopic. Having doubts or reservations about biopics that disclose modern history is futile, they often give us at least a solid approach to a subject that may have been buried within the newsroom. Dark Waters is the latest piece of work from director […]

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Review: The Hustle

Review: The Hustle

I hope and like to think that my taste in comedy is broad enough to enjoy all the stylings of the genre. From slapstick to dark humour, one liners and sitcoms. Just about everything has its own merits and may or may not connect with a specific audience. There are few films that manage to […]