It doesn't matter that this film stole my heart. I didn't need it anyway.
Author James Baldwin’s work has rarely been translated to
cinema. I Am Not Your Negro took unpublished
writings and painted a portra...
Warwick Thornton is a director with an agenda – namely, the
agenda to bring Indigenous stories and history to life via cinema. From Samson & Delilah to Sweet Country, he strings a bow that
links the past o...
Ok, so, Matthew McConaughey is Baker Dill, a sweat drenched,
eternally five-o’clock-shadowed tanned man of the ocean. In what initially
appears to be the strangest adaptation of Moby
Dick, Baker Dill is a dude...
It’s always a risky proposition to
stick more than one genre into a blender and expect something good to come out at the end. Two genres?
Easy done. A pinnacle of the ‘two-genre’ fare is the horror-comedy cate...
Alita: Battle Angel centres around a 300+ year old nameless cyborg
(Rosa Salazar) that Dr. Dyson Ido (Christoph Waltz) finds in a scrap heap and
repairs. The cyborg, who decides after Dr. Ido’s suggestion, tha...
At the core of David Field’s The Combination Redemption is a
performance by Taylor Wiese that is conjured from the guts of hell itself. All
muscles and beard, Wiese’s Bryan is a gut churning echo of the violen...
Steve Bisley. A name I would generally associate with only Water Rats. Maybe, just maybe I might
think of Mad Max or Red Hill. But generally, if you said to
me, “remember Steve Bisley”? I would reply with, “th...
Frank Grillo stars as Jacob in recent Defiant Screen
Entertainment release Reprisal, a
bank manager, whom after a bank robbery, begins to try and track down the
perpetrator, Gabriel (Jonathon Schaech), alongsi...
Watching David Field’s The Combination over ten years after its
released, it’s difficult to see exactly why this film was as contentious as it
was when it first landed. This isn’t to say that a film about
Netflix have a seemingly unending roll of original films and
TV series releasing these days. Almost like whenever one of their content
buyers goes to Costco they come back with a bulk pack of new shows or movi...