DVD Review: ‘Sharknado 2: The Second One’

★★☆☆☆ Just when you thought it was safe to go back outdoors, the streets of America are once again swimming with toothy predators in The Asylum’s DTV creature-feature Sharknado 2: The Second One (2014). After the cult success of the original film, largely based on its ridiculous title and poster, Continue Reading


DVD Review: ‘Chef’

★★★★☆ Jon Favreau returns from the creative wilderness following 2011’s tepid and workmanlike Cowboys & Aliens, cooking up something entirely different with latest offering Chef (2014). While unquestionably a slice of feel-good Hollywood wish fulfilment (complete with a credibility-straining fairy-tale ending), Favreau proves he can still do smaller and intimate, Continue Reading