Reviews

Behind the Red Carpet review

Review: Behind the Red Carpet

The music never stops in Behind the Red Carpet. It relentlessly marches on for 90 minutes, as director Michelle Daides chronicles the experiences of…

Hot Tub Time Machine 2

Review: Hot Tub Time Machine 2

As uncomfortable as it is patently unfunny, Hot Tub Time Machine 2 takes the title away from Caddyshack 2 as the worst sequel to…

The DUFF review

Review: The DUFF

Bianca (Mae Whitman) is a quirky teenager who hangs around with her pals Jessica and Casey. When she is told that she is the…

The Wrecking Crew review

Review: The Wrecking Crew

If there was a hit rock and roll record made in Los Angeles in the 1960s, the odds were good that a member of…

McFarland review

Review: McFarland

Mr. White (Kevin Costner) is a gym teacher with a reputation of being a hot-headed liability. After losing his last job, he has no…

Fifty-Shades-of-Grey

Review: Fifty Shades of Grey

There was a lot of controversy about this book when it came out and there was even more controversy about the film when it…

What We Do in the Shadows review

Review: What We Do in the Shadows

What We Do in the Shadows follows a group of four flatmates, Viago (Taika Waititi), Deacon (Jonathan Brugh), Vladislav (Jemaine Clement) and Petyr (Ben…

Timbuktu review

Review: Timbuktu

Writer-director Aberrahmane Sissako’s Timbuktu is, above all else, the story of a community. In its opening scenes, a band of jihadists roll into a…

The Last Five Years review

Review: The Last Five Years

The Last Five Years is a musical based on the stage musical written by Jason Robert Brown. The film version stars Anna Kendrick and…

Kingsman: The Secret Service review

Review: Kingsman: The Secret Service

After one of their agents is murdered, an undercover British spy group starts looking for a young replacement. Mentor, Harry Hart (Colin Firth) has…

In Her Place review

Review: In Her Place

A wealthy couple, who have struggled to have a child decide to adopt the unborn child of a poor teenage girl (Ahn Ji Hye)….