Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: Waiting for the Barbarians

Movie Review: Waiting for the Barbarians

Colonialism and the magistrates at the head of it all is a fascinating topic of discussion. I’m not entirely sure it’s made the best transfer to the big screen though, their atrocities and innovations are ill-balanced, with films flailing between two equally damaging caricatures. I suppose the history A-Level in me was a little shook […]

 Josh Stothard

Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge: Preview

Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge: Preview

Six years after the previous installment, the Pirates are back with returning faces and a new, creepy enemy who threatens them all. After not appearing in the underwhelming On Stranger Tides, both Orlando Bloom and Keira Knightley are back reprising their previous roles. Joining them is of course Johnny Depp, who is back as Captain Jack […]

 Paul Farrell

Pirates of the Caribbean V: Dead Men Tell No Tales – trailer review

Pirates of the Caribbean V: Dead Men Tell No Tales – trailer review

Greek Mythology, pirates and the undead in the fifth chapter of Jack Sparrow's adventures

The trailer begins with an unknown band of pirates ambushing a naval vessel and boarding it, quickly disposing of the crew aboard the ship when the Captain of this renegade band Salazar (played by Javier Bardem) heads down into the ship’s brig to confront Will Turner (played by Orlando Bloom) not before picking up a […]