Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: The Souvenir

Movie Review: The Souvenir

Good art and creativity come at the cost of uneventful, predictable storytelling. They shouldn’t, but that is the case in far too many products sadly. While Joanna Hogg’s efforts cannot go without praise, The Souvenir has the script and handiwork of a student film. A storyline that does not move beyond the caffeine-powered first draft of a […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: Last and First Men

Movie Review: Last and First Men

As we trundle along further and further toward the end of civilization as we know it, it’s always interesting to think about what we as a collective culture will leave behind. The final moments of humanity, as we find ourselves on the brink of oblivion. What we shall leave behind matters most, rather than our […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: The Personal History of David Copperfield

Movie Review: The Personal History of David Copperfield

The prime piece to remember about The Personal History of David Copperfield is that it comes from the mind of one of the greatest comic writers of the past fifty years. I mean that as no small claim, but Armando Iannucci is perhaps one of a select few whose work is consistently hilarious and downright […]

 Ewan Gleadow

Review: The Dead Don’t Die

Review: The Dead Don’t Die

  I’m surprised The Dead Don’t Die is as annoyingly bad as it is. Such a talented cast and engaging director in the form of Jim Jarmusch try feverishly hard to bring us something worth our while, yet fail in surprising fashion. Maybe the broad variety of cast members, paired with a visual design that doesn’t really scream […]

 Daniela Ralu Nastase

Preview: Hail, Caesar!

Some of Hollywood most beloved actors are back starring in Hail, Caesar! George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson, Channing Tatum,  Jonah Hill and Ralph Fiennes – to name a few. The first trailer released by Universal Pictures shows fragments of the struggles of making a successful movie. It can be compared to Deadpool as it is not filmed from the typical Hollywood […]