An Islamic cleric has a crisis of faith when he hears that his childhood idol, Michael Jackson, has died. Apparently this father-son story is worth catching.
07 December 2017
30 November 2017
More mid-life introspection from Ben Stiller, as his father takes his son to tour colleges and starts questioning his life’s choices. Bring back Dodgeball.
Orlando Bloom in mad blonde hair tries to set himself up with a Transporter-style action franchise. Orlando Bloom forgets he’s not Jason Statham.
Solid Xmas movie viewing, but with caveats
26 November 2017
A young woman is trapped in a hospital room with a sinister, disgusting force. No-one believes her... Who says horror movies don’t reflect society’s true ills?
Not a cartoon classic but well-cast, riotous fun
Based-on-a-real-story movie of a disgraced winter sports star
It’s the most fabulously, tragically American film of the year
Another epic of injustice by Kathryn Bigelow
A comedy-musical film directed by Trish Sie
In a year with no Baz Luhrmann movie, The Greatest Showman fills the gap with a brassy, over-the-(big)-top circus musical with one eye on the multiplex and one on the pop...
A classic case of diminishing returns