Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: War with Grandpa

Movie Review: War with Grandpa

How the mighty have fallen and so on, Robert De Niro’s leading performance and inclusion in The War with Grandpa is probably the strangest thing to happen this year. Still, for such a big cast, littered with the likes of Uma Thurman, Christopher Walken, and Jane Seymour, this Tim Hill directed piece is a horror show, one that […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: Brazil 35th Anniversary

Movie Review: Brazil 35th Anniversary

If there is one inconsistency in this world, it’s the output of director Terry Gilliam. For a time, I thought he was deep-rooted in his Python ways, struggling to make anything compelling or unique, especially after 12 Monkeys. A slave to his own unique style, which would often overtake or erase any substance the movie […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Review: Joker

Review: Joker

A timeless comic book villain, the Joker is so ingrained into popular culture that it’s hard to miss a reference or mention of DC’s well recognised clown. Adapted endlessly in film, played by great actors such as Jack Nicholson and the late Heath Ledger, the Joker is a character that has very much seen his […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Review: The Godfather Part II – 45th Anniversary

Review: The Godfather Part II – 45th Anniversary

I’ve gone on record saying that The Godfather was a pretty overrated piece of work that I didn’t much care for or enjoy. While it does provide us with a great Marlon Brando performance, the movie just didn’t do much for me. My interest in the sequel was minimal, although I still knew it was going to […]