A New Dawn: Sunshine Blogger Award #2

It's Saturday once again, and this week we've got another tag post! Following on from my first Sunshine Blogger Award tag a few weeks ago, the awesome MagiWasTaken (who has somehow been posting daily for 100 days straight!) has been kind enough to also tag me for it, so it is time for a second … Continue reading A New Dawn: Sunshine Blogger Award #2

Film in 500: Promare Review

Certificate: 15Director: Akira Amemiya, Hiroyuki ImashiProduction: Studio TriggerDistributor: AniplexPlatform: Viewed on Blu-ray with both English and Japanese AudioRelease Date: Out Now! Ridiculous, fun, and determinedly deep, Promare is a thrill ride of sight and sound that doesn't relent throughout the near two-hour runtime. Such traits are not unexpected from Studio Trigger, the company behind the … Continue reading Film in 500: Promare Review

My Top Ten Films of 2020: #5-#1

Time for Part 2 of my Top Ten Films List for the last year! As I said in the last post covering my picks for #10-#6 in 2020, I am publishing this on 4th January. That is right, I am gonna stick to a schedule for once! As always for these posts, I shall reiterate … Continue reading My Top Ten Films of 2020: #5-#1

My Top Ten Films of 2020: #10-#6

2020 is over, and now it is time for my annual Top Ten Films list! As with the past three years of these articles, I am splitting the list into two, starting with my picks for #10-#6 in this post! Gotta keep it consistent, y'know. When making this list, I bear in mind the film … Continue reading My Top Ten Films of 2020: #10-#6

Film in 500: Mary and the Witch’s Flower Review

Certificate: U Directors: Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Giles New Production: Studio Ponoc Distributor: Altitude Film Entertainment Platform: Viewed on TV with English Dub, and on Blu-ray with Japanese Audio Release Date: Out Now Such a delight of a film. Whilst straightforward in terms of plot, Mary and the Witch's Flower shines by telling that story of magic … Continue reading Film in 500: Mary and the Witch’s Flower Review

Film in 500: Tenet Review

Certificate: 12A Writer/Director: Christopher Nolan Production: Warner Bros., Syncopy Distributor: Warner Bros. Platform: Reviewing after watching at the cinema Release Date: Out Now "Don't try to understand it," says Barbara (Clémence Poésy), "Feel it," she tells The Protagonist (John David Washington) - yes, that's his name - early in Tenet, and it's as though she's … Continue reading Film in 500: Tenet Review

Film in 500: Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms Review

Certificate: 15 Director: Mari Okada Production: P.A Works Distributor: All the Anime Platform: Reviewing the Blu-ray Version Release Date: Out Now Around the time I saw A Silent Voice, I also watched Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms, another fantastic anime film which impresses with style and substance. So, as I did my first 500 … Continue reading Film in 500: Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms Review

Film in 500: A Silent Voice Review

Certificate: 12 Director: Naoko Yamada Production: Kyoto Animation/Pony Canyon/ABC Animation/Quaras/Shochiku/Kodansha Distributor: All the Anime Platform: Reviewing the Blu-ray Version Release Date: Out Now OK, I am trying a new format here; I have less experience reviewing films than I do games or TV shows, so to try and create some structure for myself to produce … Continue reading Film in 500: A Silent Voice Review

My Top Ten Films of 2019: #5-#1

It's happening. I'm actually getting My Top Ten Films up to date (for now) with my five favourite films of 2019 (you can click here for #10-#6!). Take a read of my opinions below! As usual, I shall clarify; this is going by UK release date, so a film such as Vice counts for 2019. … Continue reading My Top Ten Films of 2019: #5-#1

My Top Ten Films of 2019: #10-#6

Right; to get my annual top ten films lists up to date, it's time to go through my choices for 2019! This list shall operate in a similar way to those of 2017 and 2018 - two articles, each going through 5 films. Furthermore, as before, I am going by UK release date, so a … Continue reading My Top Ten Films of 2019: #10-#6