Home

Dreamworks Animation’s new film Home follows the story of an alien called Oh (Jim Parsons) of the species Boov, and his unlikely friendship with a human girl Tip (Rihanna), who has been separated...

Cult Column

It is easy to think only of Dreamworks or Disney productions when we consider animated films, perhaps initially forgetting about more arthouse examples like the works of Hayao Miyazaki, or Spike...

Jupiter Ascending

The origins of Jupiter Ascending did not inspire hope in the hearts of viewers, with the original trailers of Channing Tatum in guy-liner of dubious quality, and the release date pushed back from the...

The Homesman

The on-screen presence of Hilary Swank is such a rarity that I was excited to see her performance alongside Tommy Lee Jones in what appeared to be a potentially fascinating, twisted Western. Gone...

The Drop

Tom Hardy, alongside James Gandolfini in his final role, gives gripping performances in Dennis Lehane’s latest crime thriller. The film centers around a bar called Marv’s, overseen by...

Life After Beth

Neither a real zombie apocalypse film nor a real teen romance, Jeff Baena’s Life After Beth shows us a somewhat shielded view of the return of the dead, seen from the perspective of Zach (Dane...