For most casual movie-goers, film, cinema in general, is a form of escapism. I myself, as much as I love a good well thought out film with stunning cinematography etc, I do like to indulge in something that can...
For those of you who are not familiar with South Korean cinema, it is something you should really consider looking into. Along with the likes of Kim Jee-woon and Kang Woo-suk, South Korean cinema exploded worldwide in the early...
Over the years I have gotten a lot of shtick for being a fan of Anime movies. Although there is a more dedicated fan base throughout the world, I have always respected the genre itself and have been completely...
I think it is safe to make the assumption that monster movies are pretty bad ass. For me personally, nothing gets my heart racing more than seeing a huge motherfucker dominating my cinema screen, so much so you believe...
So it has finally come to his. Hugh Jackman, the man synonymous with the character of Wolverine is finally hanging up his claws after seventeen years and calling it a day. I never thought I would see it happen....
Terrorism on screen is a bit of a tricky subject to tackle at times. Sometimes I get the feeling it's just Hollywood trying to milk as much money as they can from a recent tragedy, or else just filmmakers...
Moonlight (2017) got me thinking about other coming-of-age films that reminded me of those early steps into adulthood. So below are some of the films that remind me of those awkward times growing up. Honourable mentions go to Boyhood...
Humour. A most subjective topic amongst anyone you talk to. Talking to one person say of an elder generation (not trying to generalise here, it is just through my own experience), they like a nice clean comedian who doesn’t...
Dublin based filmmaker Sarah Dempsey, who had a hand shooting the short film Rose I wrote about recently, actually wrote and directed her first documentary back in 2015 called Hand in Hand about gay and lesbian couples living in...
As much as I love horror, it is hard to deny that Asian cinema have taken the crown for some of the most disturbing films of all time. And I don’t mean in terms of films like Cannibal Holocaust...
Whenever a discussion is brought up about British cinema, one of the first names that pop into your head is without a doubt, Danny Boyle. Since his feature film debut back in 1994 he has made some of the...
As much as I love to immerse myself in some quality cinema, sometimes you just want to switch your brain off. Some people do that with reality TV shows, I do it with dumb slasher movies, but sometimes when...