Tag Archives: Blogs

Patrick – Film Review

Director: Richard Franklin Starring: Susan Penhaligon, Robert Helpmann, Rod Mullinar, Bruce Barry, Julia Blake and Robert Thompson Rating: ★★★ Patrick is a supernatural thriller-horror that tells the story of a comatosed patient who can control the world around him with … Continue reading

Posted in film reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Deepwater Horizon – Film Review

Director: Peter Berg Starring:  Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russel, John Malkovich, Gina Rodriguez Rating: ★★★★ Most people will remember the BP oil spill of 2010 and the extreme environmental impact it had. There are news articles form within the last year … Continue reading

Posted in film reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tetsuo: The Iron Man – Film Review

Director: Shinya Tsukamoto Starring: Tomorowo Taguchi, Kei Fujwara, Nobu Janaoka, Shinya Tsukamoto, Naomasa Musaka Rating: ★★★★ Director Shinya Tsukamoto wanted to show the way industrialisation had affected Tokyo. Gone were the green areas he had grown up with, replaced by … Continue reading

Posted in film reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Words Bubble up Like Soda Pop – Film Review

Director: Kyohei Ishiguro Starring: Somegorô Ichikawa, Hana Suisaki, Yuichiro Umehara and Kôichi Yamadera Rating: 4/5 Kyohei Ishiguro makes his film directorial debut with Words Bubble up Like Soda Pop, a sweet and nostalgic look at growing up and how music can take … Continue reading

Posted in film reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Top 50 Films Part 3

Back again with the next instalment of my favourite films. If you haven’t seen the first two parts catch up here: PART 1 & PART 2 Just to repeat myself, these aren’t in any order, until we get to the last … Continue reading

Posted in film reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment