‘Sound Bite’ of the week…

"Press: Quit making problems where they don't exist. In this month's Esquire my diatribe on films I might have turned down in the past in place of whatever artistic path I wanted to be on at that time I take full responsibility for and was…

Free Fire (2016)

Director Ben Wheatley’s fifth feature arrived in a hail of bullets, 70’s sideburns and incendiary insults. Free Fire’s trailer teased us with a back-to-basics shoot ‘em up that took aim somewhere between Reservoir Dogs and Hard Boiled.   …

American Gods (2017)

We've all been there: your generic TV HD recording box is at critical mass; your streaming service sits unused, yet you're considering signing up for the rival's free trial so you can watch that new show you keep hearing all about. American…

The Dark Knight Rises and rises

The Caped Crusader doesn’t possess Superman’s ability to resurrect himself or the immortality of Wonder Woman, but he’s proved to have more lives than Catwoman. The news surrounding the San Diego Comic Con has been heavily Bat-centric, with…

‘Sound Bite’ of the week…

“I think it’s fairly widely known that I don’t have a lot of respect for the films that were made later,” said James Cameron, speaking to news.com.au. “I was supportive at the time in each case for Arnold’s sake because he is a close…

Trailer Park: SDCC Special

It's been a pant-wettingly exciting weekend for any self-respecting film fan as the now iconic San diego Comic Con has delivered trailers, news and interviews on the hottest upcoming movies and tv shows. There may have been some comic book…

Scene Stealer: Inception

We don't need much of an excuse to sing the praises of Christopher Nolan, but with Dunkirk storming into both our cinemas and our collective affections (along with a 5 star Flickfeast review), it seemed too good an opportunity to miss. So,…

Personal Shopper (2016)

Personal Shopper's reputation rightfully precedes it: Not for it's Indie credentials that stem from having French director Olivier Assayas at the helm; not for it's ambiguous (misleading?) title and genre-straddling subject matter, but for…

‘Sound Bite’ Of The Week…

“In the first film, I wore chimpanzee teeth. On the second film, I wore mouth guards to stop me from fulling forming words. The teeth really helped me make the chimpanzee sounds in a way. I used to wear these mouth guards to keep me from…