Catching Up On Horror: Jordan Peele & The Thing(s)

Hey there, I hope you're doing well! In terms of films, I've been watching quite the mix of old and new in various genres. Something I've only recently dived into more has been horror. For a long time I've been turned off by it (I'm not a big fan of body horror and gore in … Continue reading Catching Up On Horror: Jordan Peele & The Thing(s)

Film in 500: Cowboy Bebop: The Movie Review

Certificate: 12Directors: Shin'ichirô Watanabe, Tensai Okamura, Hiroyuki Okiura, Yoshiyuki Takei Writers: Keiko Nobumoto, Hajime Yatate Production: Bandai Visual Company, Bones, Destination Films, Sunrise Distributors: Columbia TriStar Films, Park Circus, Sony Pictures Releasing, Anime Limited, Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, Manga Entertainment Platform: Viewed on Blu-ray, with Japanese Audio and English Subtitles Release Date: Out Now! The … Continue reading Film in 500: Cowboy Bebop: The Movie Review

Film in 500: Kiki’s Delivery Service Review

Certificate: U Director: Hayao Miyazaki Writers: Eiko Kadono, Hayao Miyazaki Production: Kiki's Delivery Service Production Committee, Nibariki, Nippon Television Network (NTV), Studio Ghibli, Tokuma Shoten, Yamato Transport Distributor: Optimum Home Entertainment, StudioCanal Platform: Viewed in the Cinema and on Blu-ray, with Japanese Audio and English Subtitles Both Times Release Date: Out Now! Oh, I adore … Continue reading Film in 500: Kiki’s Delivery Service Review

(More) Films I Watched This Week: Everything Everywhere All at Once & The Lost City

Hi there! Hope you're having a fabulous week. I already posted a film review this week for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, but I've seen a couple other great films over the last few days that I just had to talk about as well. There're just so many amazing films out there! There's … Continue reading (More) Films I Watched This Week: Everything Everywhere All at Once & The Lost City

Film in 500: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Review

Certificate: 12A Director: Sam Raimi Writer: Michael Waldron Production: Marvel Studios Distributor: Walt Disney Studios Motion Picture International Platform: Theatrical Release (Reviewed) Release Date: Out Now! The concept of the multiverse has recently hit the mainstream film world, such as in Spider-Man: No Way Home and Everything Everywhere All At Once, and the sequel to … Continue reading Film in 500: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Review

Films I Watched This Week: Uncharted, Resident Evil, Gemini Man

Following on from my post recently about Letterboxd and how it's a handy motivator for writing quick reviews on films (shorter even than my Film in 500 posts), I found that it was the ideal method of productive procrastination during the last week! Therefore, I've written reviews for the three films I've seen over that … Continue reading Films I Watched This Week: Uncharted, Resident Evil, Gemini Man

Blog Update: Hey, Have You Heard of Letterboxd?

Hey everyone, hope you're doing well! Somehow it's February 2022, how'd that happen, huh? If you've followed this site much, you may have realised I like films a lot, and tend to enjoy talking about them analytically, too. Frankly, though, I can't review and write at length about every film I watch, or I'd never … Continue reading Blog Update: Hey, Have You Heard of Letterboxd?

My Top Ten Films of 2021: #5-#1

Here we are then, at the sharp end of my Top Ten Films list for 2021! Continuing on from the previous article, which covered my picks for #10-#6, this time it'll be my top five. Once again, a quick explanation of how I put this together; both my objective analysis of the film and my … Continue reading My Top Ten Films of 2021: #5-#1

My Top Ten Films of 2021: #10-#6

Traditions, eh? One that's been a mainstay here over the last four years is my annual Top Ten Film list - and with 2021 over, it's time to reveal my picks from the last 12 months! Just as with previous years, I will be splitting the list over two articles, starting with #10-#6 in this … Continue reading My Top Ten Films of 2021: #10-#6

Film in 500: No Time to Die Review

Certificate: 12A Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga Writers: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Cary Joji Fukunaga, Phoebe Waller-Bridge Production: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), Universal Pictures, Eon Productions, B25, Cinesite, Danjaq Distributor: Universal Pictures International (UPI) Platforms: Theatrical Release (Reviewed) Release Date: Out Now! Here it is, the final Daniel Craig James Bond film. Now I've seen it twice, I'm … Continue reading Film in 500: No Time to Die Review