Film reviews and more

Day: 9 March 2016

Film Review: Kung Fu Panda 3

★★★★☆ Kung Fu Panda 3, the last part in DreamWorks Animation’s trilogy (unless another is announced once box office receipts are tallied), puts an end to unlikely hero Po’s adventures in the best possible way, delivering […]

Film Review: The Here After

★★★★☆ In writer-director Magnus von Horn’s The Here After the past encroaches on the present, poisoning what possibility there may be for one young man’s future. As teenager John (Ulrik Munther) is driven away from a […]

Film Review: Anomalisa

★★★★☆ After only a few moments of contemplating Charlie Kaufman’s existential musings in Anomalisa do we all but forget that the characters inhabiting the screen are stop-motion animations. Such is the quality of the writing and […]

Film Review: Allegiant

★★☆☆☆ The penultimate instalment in the big screen adaptations of Veronica Roth’s bestselling YA novels, The Divergent Series: Allegiant is as dull as films come, hinged on some primary school level ideas and a range of […]