Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: Blithe Spirit

Movie Review: Blithe Spirit

As horrid the pandemic has been for the industry, there are slight benefits. When cinemas closed their doors, it put to pasture certain films, such as Blithe Spirit. Or so we had hoped. Instead, Sky Cinema believes it is their duty to release this to a shocked and broken public, presumably to wring a slight morsel […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: Greed

Movie Review: Greed

The gluttony and greed on display in Michael Winterbottom’s latest feature film is not limited to the self-satisfied leading character, but spreads across all aspects of the filmmaking journey. Greed is the latest Winterbottom and Coogan tag-team, the result of which isn’t even worth bothering to witness. A dud note from start to finish, a real shame given the […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: The Beach Bum

Movie Review: The Beach Bum

I’ve always wondered why I liked Spring Breakers so much, its inclusion of Skrillex certainly wasn’t a positive talking point for when I’d finished watching Harmony Korine’s arguably most mainstream work. Heading into The Beach Bum without really knowing which tropes Korine likes to stick with should’ve provided me with some entertaining content that would […]