Film

Mandy

All someone need know about Mandy, a new film from director Panos Cosmatos, is that Red (Nicolas Cage), a lumberjack, was living very happily with his artist partner Mandy (Andrea Riseborough) in a secluded woodland. When he came home from chopping...

Halloween

Much like the blank-faced masked killer that has stalked its films for four decades now, the Halloween saga is a series that just won’t die. Since the 1978 original, it has gone from a sinister, terrifying force of evil to a meandering, shambling...

Slaughterhouse Rulez

Slaughterhouse Rulez is a British horror-thriller movie, written, directed and produced by Crispian Mills. This is Mills’ second time directing, although he may be better known as the frontman of the band Kalu Shaker. The movie itself has a...

Mirai

Mirai takes the limitless fantasy we have come to expect from Japanese anime and plants it neatly into a small garden at a house in Yokohama. The film centres on Kun, prone to tantrums and bouts of sibling jealousy. While sulking in his garden, he...

Shirkers

It may be easy to bypass Shirkers, the new Netflix original film-documentary, set in 1990s Singapore following a seemingly mundane story of three teenage girls, but to do this would be a mistake. Shirkers (which means literally ‘running away’ or...

Fahrenheit 11/9

The scariest film you’ll see this Halloween might not be a fictional one. In his new documentary Fahrenheit 11/9, Michael Moore explores the 2016 Presidential Elections and the subsequent Trump era, and asks the question still on many of our...

The Student Newspaper 2016