Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: Da 5 Bloods

Movie Review: Da 5 Bloods

I’ve not had the chance to watch a Spike Lee directed piece that I’ve fully enjoyed. Not yet, anyway, there are a few pieces of his filmography that look superb. Do the Right Thing was a dud, the Oldboy remake was a spit in the face of an overblown, overrated original, and Blackkklansman was just alright. Maybe I’ve just hit upon […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Review: Leon: The Professional 25th Anniversary

Review: Leon: The Professional 25th Anniversary

Writer and director Luc Besson has found a niche and worked within it comfortably for the better half of 25 years. He now creates completely forgettable action films that are full of high-octane thrills, but empty when it comes to character development and suitably interesting stories. That wasn’t always the case though, and his work in 1994’s Leon: The Professional, […]