Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021)

Zack Snyder’s Justice League has finally hit our screens and the generally positive reviews are flowing in! The movie is split into 7 parts, following the formation of the Justice League and Steppenwolf’s evil plot to destroy the world. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Zack Snyder’s Justice League… Pros: Although the action reliesContinue reading “Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021)”

I Care a Lot (2020)

I Care a Lot premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival late last year and found it’s home on Netflix in February 2021. The movie is a cynical commentary on the greed that fuels the health and homecare industries. Let’s consider the pros and cons of I Care a Lot… Pros: Rosamund Pike gives anContinue reading “I Care a Lot (2020)”

The 100 (2014-2020)

The 100 is a sci-fi TV series with hints of Hunger Games, Lord of the Flies, as well as a plethora of stories revolving around survival and young adult angst. It’s set in a post apocalyptic future where human civilization has been forced into Earth’s orbit due to a nuclear war. When spaceship systems beginContinue reading “The 100 (2014-2020)”

Dungeon Siege (2002)

Dungeon Siege is the first game I’m reviewing on this blog and I’m excited to tell you all about it! This RPG follows a young farmer who is tasked with saving the Kingdom of Ehb and uncovering why the once peaceful Krug turned evil. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Dungeon Siege… Pros: NearlyContinue reading “Dungeon Siege (2002)”

Hot Fuzz (2007)

Hot Fuzz follows the incredibly talented Sergeant Nicholas Angel after he is transferred for making his colleagues “look bad”. Angel is initially resistant to the reassignment, but soon uncovers a dark mystery in Sandford that puts all of his policing skills to the test. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Hot Fuzz… Pros: EdgarContinue reading “Hot Fuzz (2007)”

The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020)

The Haunting of Bly Manor is Mike Flanagan’s follow up to Hill House in “The Haunting” anthology series. Since the first show received critical acclaim for it’s ingenuity, expectations were understandably high for this entry as well. The story follows an American nanny who is hired to care for two orphans at the dreary andContinue reading “The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020)”

I’m Thinking of Ending Things (2020)

I’m Thinking of Ending Things is the latest Netflix release to confuse the masses. Charlie Kaufman, known for mind bending stories such as Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and Being John Malkovich, writes and directs and doesn’t holding anything back. Some will write this off as pretentious fodder for movie buffs, but there’s somethingContinue reading “I’m Thinking of Ending Things (2020)”

Monsters, Inc. (2001)

Monsters, Inc. is a charming little movie with unique animation, a wild premise and a lot of heart. It shows us monster life when they’re not scaring children in their bedrooms, although there is some of that as well. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Monsters, Inc…. Pros: The voice acting is superb, especiallyContinue reading “Monsters, Inc. (2001)”

The Perfect Host (2010)

The Perfect Host follows a bank robber’s desperate attempt to avoid capture by laying low at an unsuspecting homeowner’s address for the evening. The many twists and flashbacks will keep you guessing and on the edge of your seat in this contained indie thriller. Let’s consider the pros and cons… Pros: This is an independentContinue reading “The Perfect Host (2010)”