Film Review: Sometimes Always Never starring Bill Nighy out on 14th June

Jun 13 2019

Sometimes Always Never is a surreal, bittersweet tale of opportunities missed, lives lost and regret. Although slightly incoherent what it loses in plot it makes up for in charm. It is out in UK cinemas on 14th June 2019. 

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Blu-Ray review: Picnic – 1950s Hollywood starring William Holden and Kim Novak

Jun 06 2019

Pic Nic is one of the defining landmark films of 1950s Hollywood starring William Holden and Kim Novak. I am revisiting some of the classic movies to coincide with Eureka Entertainment’s release presented for the first time ever on Blu-ray in the UK as part of the Eureka Classics range in 2019. Here I am looking at why Picnic can be seen as an iconic film not because it is symbolic of the post war generation but also because it revolutionise movie making in its own right. 

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Film review: The Secret Life of Pets 2 starring Kevin Hart & Harrison Ford

May 24 2019
The Secret Life of Pets 2 is the sequel to the 2016 animated comedy about what pets do when their humans aren’t home. The sequel continues the story of Max (now voiced by Patton Oswalt) and his pet friends Duke (Eric Stonestreet), Gidget (Jenny Slate), Daisy (Tiffany Haddish).
 
Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and his longtime collaborator Janet Healy has produced a fun sequel to the comedy that had the best opening ever for an original animated film. The Secret Life of Pets 2  sees the return of writer Brian Lynch (Minions) and once again be directed by Chris Renaud (Despicable Me series, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax). It’s out now. 

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