Nightcrawler (2014)

From one of the earliest scenes in the film we observe how Lou Bloom (Gyllenhaal) attains a analogue business watch and we understand straight away that Bloom is a driven individual yet he needs something to focus that drive and ambition to help him climb to success.  While driving on the highway he notices a … Continue reading Nightcrawler (2014)

Split (2017)

Dear Universal Studios, How's your week going? I hope it's been going well. I wanted to fire you a quick message about my new film treatment and screenplay  that I thought you would be interested. Using my fifteen years plus  experience in the industry, I'm the Hollywood Houdini director that can wow and capture an … Continue reading Split (2017)

Trainspotting (1996)

" Living like this is a full time business", Renton explains. Watching Trainspotting again twenty years on is fresh, vibrant, and humourous. It's jam packed with one liners, and explores the underground life of hard drugs in underground Scotland. I was recently talking to a fifty year old mother who watched this for the first … Continue reading Trainspotting (1996)

Sully (2016)

A film about a a plane taking a nosedive into the Hudson River, here the plane takes this film into the river as well. Nothing new was seen on screen, the likeable Tom Hanks doing what he does best - being Tom Hanks. The film traces the true story of a US Airlines flight taking … Continue reading Sully (2016)

The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

wallflower a high school student who knows everything, sees everything, has no friends and often a loner.  The year 1991. Meet first year student Charlie and hates that very fact, he's a first year high schooler. His English teacher notices Charlie's the smart kid but encouragement will do nothing for this wallflower. Three key performances … Continue reading The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

Alien: Covenant (2017)

  When one thinks of the Alien franchise, it’s either the Ridley Scott 1979 Alien or James Cameron’s 1986 Aliens. Here in the latest instalment of the franchise Ridley Scott is back at the helm and you maybe wondering why do we need another film? Then again you may say Ridley Scott the director of … Continue reading Alien: Covenant (2017)

Churchill (2017)

Brian Cox as Churchill History tells us Winston Churchill was a man that demands respect and he as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom wanted his voice to be heard. In director Jonathan Tepitzky’s “Churchill”, you can understand why. Set 96 hours before the D-Day Normandy landings, we find Churchill not wanting to make … Continue reading Churchill (2017)

The Lion King (1994)

  Revisiting "The Lion King" is like remembering your favourite childhood memory. You'd like to recall all the good bits but then there's bad stuff that happens during our childhood that we sometimes take into adulthood.  You enjoyed childhood knowing it was fun, and you anticipated your future. Supportive people were around you to show  what … Continue reading The Lion King (1994)