Film Review: The Call of the Wild

Chris Sanders' directorial debut is an adaptation of the 1903 novel by John London. The film, set in the 1890s, focuses on a dog called Buck who goes on an adventure of self-discovery after being stolen from his home. The thing that is apparent from the very beginning is that the CGI used to create … Continue reading Film Review: The Call of the Wild

Film Review: 1917

From the director of Skyfall and Spectre comes 1917, an epic war film that has hauled a number of awards, and for good reason too... Because it's brilliant. 1917 is up there at the top alongside Saving Private Ryan and Hacksaw Ridge on my metaphorical list of "the best war movies". 1917 isn't just a film, it's an experience, and if you get a … Continue reading Film Review: 1917

Film Review: Star Wars Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker

This review will be spoiler-free. "The end of the Skywalker saga." - That's how this film was advertised to us, and anyone with an ounce of common sense would know that the true ending of the Skywalker saga came in 1983. Regardless of whether you love or hate the Sequel Trilogy, let's not pretend that … Continue reading Film Review: Star Wars Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker