‘War for the Planet of the Apes’: A Gripping Conclusion to an Epic Trilogy

War for the Planet of the Apes is the final film in the very entertaining series of prequels to the 1968 classic. Directed by Matt Reeves, who also directed the predecessor, the film is about the seasoned ape leader Caesar and his battle to keep those around him safe whilst also going through his own internal battles. War of the Planet of the Apes is … Continue reading ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’: A Gripping Conclusion to an Epic Trilogy

“It Comes at Night” Review: The Disturbing Results of Paranoia and Desperation

It Comes at Night is the latest film from the incredibly creative A24 studios (Ex Machina, The Lobster). It is directed by Trey Edwards Shults (Krisha). It stars Joel Edgerton (Warrior), Carmen Ejogo (Selma) and Kelvin Harrison Jr. as a family attempting to survive a lethal illness that has taken over the outside world. With his sophomore effort, Shults dives into the saturated monster movie market with gorgeous cinematography and world class performances. Continue reading “It Comes at Night” Review: The Disturbing Results of Paranoia and Desperation

No Lifeguard Can Save ‘Baywatch’ from Drowning in its Terrible Humour

Baywatch, from director Seth Gordon, starring Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario, is a remake of the long-running 90s television show. It follows the Baywatch crew as they go through the pains of becoming a functional team and dealing with potential threats to beach goers. Continue reading No Lifeguard Can Save ‘Baywatch’ from Drowning in its Terrible Humour