Jumanji: The Next Level – Review

Cert – 12, Run-time – 2 hours 3 minutes, Director – Jake Kasdan When Spencer (Alex Wolff) decides to return to the world of Jumanji his friends decide to follow in the hope of saving him, and helping him to complete what seems to be an almost entirely new game. 2017’s Jumanji: Welcome To TheContinue reading “Jumanji: The Next Level – Review”

LFF 2019: First Love – Review

Release date – 14th February 2020, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 1 hour 48 minutes, Director – Takashi Miike A young boxer (Masataka Kubota) runs in with a drug addict (Sakurako Konishi), and soon finds himself involved in a deadly drug-smuggling operation which includes corrupt cops, assassins and the yakuza. Cult Japanese director Takashi MiikeContinue reading “LFF 2019: First Love – Review”

LFF 2019: Uncut Gems – Review

Release Date – January 2020, Cert – N/A, Run-time – 2 hours 15 minutes, Directors – Josh Safdie, Benny Safdie A New York jewellery dealer (Adam Sandler) makes a number of high-stakes bets that could lead him to a huge windfall, however if won he must get around a number of forces to get theContinue reading “LFF 2019: Uncut Gems – Review”

LFF 2019: Miles Davis: Birth Of The Cool – Review

Release Date – 13th October 2019, Cert – 15, Run-time – 1 hour 55 minutes, Director – Stanley Nelson Documentary looking at the life of jazz musician Miles Davis “For him, not playing is like not playing anymore” says a friend of Miles Davis, arguably one of the most influential jazz musicians of all time,Continue reading “LFF 2019: Miles Davis: Birth Of The Cool – Review”

LFF 2019: La Belle Époque – Review

Release date – 22nd November, Cert – 15, Run-time – 1 hour 55 minutes, Director – Nicolas Bedos An ageing man (Daniel Auteuil) goes through an experience that takes him back to the day he met his now distanced wife (Fanny Ardant) La Belle Époque may very well be one of the best time travelContinue reading “LFF 2019: La Belle Époque – Review”

LFF 2019: Knives Out – Review

Release date – 27th November 2019, Cert – 12, Run-time – 2 hours 10 minutes, Director – Rian Johnson A private investigator (Daniel Craig) tries to find the true cause of a wealthy writers death by making his way through every member of his extended family “A whodunnit like no one has ever dunnit” ranContinue reading “LFF 2019: Knives Out – Review”

Frozen II – Review

Cert – U, Run-time – 1 hour 43 minutes, Directors – Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck Elsa (Idina Menzel) and sister Anna (Kristen Bell) follow a mysterious voice into an enchanted forest after an unknown threat attacks and removes all elements from their kingdom Back in 2013 Frozen-fever (not the short film featuring characters fromContinue reading “Frozen II – Review”

Harriet – Review

Cert – 12, Run-time – 2 hours 5 minutes, Director – Kasi Lemmons Biopic of Harriet Tubman (Cynthia Erivo) who after escaping from slavery led multiple missions to free others from the same lifestyle through the underground railroad. The story of Harriet Tubman is one that is undeniably remarkable. Escaping from a lifetime of slaveryContinue reading “Harriet – Review”

LFF 2019: Greed – Review

Release date – 21st February 2020, Cert – 15, Run-time – 1 hour 44 minutes, Director – Michael Winterbottom A British retail tycoon (Steve Coogan) takes over almost all of a Greek resort to host an extended party for his 60th birthday. Sir Richard “Greedy” McCreadie is a name devised specifically for a villain. ItContinue reading “LFF 2019: Greed – Review”