Foxhunt: The Good & Bad In A Disney…

Rumours have been swirling in recent weeks about the possible, impending, on-again-off-again buyout of Rupert Murdoch's 20th Century Fox film studio to the massive Disney Corporation. At the time of publication I've read opinions that…

The First Watch: Seeking Your Greatest Film Discovery

Most of the time, Twitter is a painful, ghastly experience filled with hideous people and rancid opinions. Sometimes, though, there's a moment where clarity breaks through the sheen of populist banter and a moment of…

Court of Howls – What Now For The…

The following article contains Justice League spoilers. Justice League has arrived. For the most part, it has delivered what it promised: it brought together the iconic DC superheroes in their own Avengers-style team-up and returned…

Into The Void – The Lessons From Universal’s…

Creating a cinematic franchise is difficult. Sorry, let me rephrase: creating a good cinematic franchise is difficult. Anyone can plan for a multi-film opus of beloved characters, like Marvel's enormously successful and nigh unstoppable brand…

Black & White: Hollywood’s Racist Revision

I was recently asked a question through my social media platforms as to how I approach watching and reviewing a film with historically racist overtones. It stems from this article over at A Plus about…

Cruise Control – The Ultimate Salesman

Tom Cruise was once described by a critic as one of Hollywood's "last remaining legitimate A-list stars", capable of drawing a crowd solely from his name above the title. Continued success in his most identifiable…