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

Film in 500: Promising Young Woman Review

Certificate: 15 Writer/Director: Emerald Fennell Production: FilmNation Entertainment, Focus Features, LuckyChap Entertainment Distributor: Universal Pictures International (UPI) Platforms: Blu-ray (Reviewed), DVD, Streaming Release Date: Out Now! Some films you really need to see - and this is one of them. Promising Young Woman mixes important themes of relationships, sexual abuse, and their lasting effects with … Continue reading Film in 500: Promising Young Woman Review