Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: Emma

Movie Review: Emma

Oh, good, a Jane Austen adaptation. I don’t do as much reading these days, not as much as I should anyway, but the period pieces Austen provided in her long and varied career are books I have no interest in. On the whole, I don’t really find myself all that drawn to period pieces, but […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Review: Detective Pikachu

Review: Detective Pikachu

If the slapdash smatterings of nostalgia aren’t able to pull you into the money grabbing CGI-fest that Detective Pikachu is then you’ll struggle through your viewing nearly as much as I did. Depending almost entirely on nostalgia factor, Detective Pikachu is what happens when the new generation long for films that make them feel young again. But I was part […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Review: Guest House Paradiso 20th Anniversary

Review: Guest House Paradiso 20th Anniversary

It’s hard to put into words why I love this film so much. Really it comes down to blatant nostalgia and a crippling love for the work of Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson, the stars of Guest House Paradiso. Extending the television show, Bottom, to a feature length movie was a certainly plausible idea. Their […]