As a kid, you may have been a fan of the Goosebumps collection of stories, by R.L. Stine. As an adult, you may still be a fan of the horror books. Well for all fans, you now have the Goosebumps movie to enjoy, encapsulating all the ghoulish and monstrous characters into one fantastical story.
This film has its definite merits, but also has its failings... [Read more of this review]
The Hateful Eight
The Hateful Eight is a bum-numbing epic at 3 hours 7 minutes – but this movie holds the interest with some beautifully crafted dialogue and stage sequences all the way to the bloody denouement.
It could be argued that this post American civil war Western is an indulgence by director Quentin Tarantino in that it is a film with the intensity and... [Read more of this review]
Frank Sinatra: Three Film Collection
December 2015 marks the 100th birthday of the legendary musician and actor, Frank Sinatra. This American superstar is still regarded as one of the most influential musicians of all time, in addition to being one of the best-selling. Sinatra also won critical acclaim for his film roles, earning three Academy Awards during his film career, and numerous... [Read more of this review]
Day of the Outlaw
About 500 Wild West movies were released during the 1950s. Comic books such as All-Star Western, Western Comics and Kid Colt Outlaw drove superheroes off the magazine racks. On TV, The Lone Ranger became ABC’s first true hit, while Gunsmoke would become one of the USA’s biggest television hits.
In that context, it’s perhaps unsurprising how quickly... [Read more of this review]
Black Mass is an apt title for this caustic tale of manipulation, racketeering and murder that centres on a collaboration of arrogance and breathtaking stupidity between the FBI and organised crime boss, James ‘Whitey’ Bulger, played here with menace and chilling intensity by Johnny Depp.
For more than a decade – until his capture... [Read more of this review]
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Ice Age: Collision Course trailer
Fans of the Ice Age film franchise will get to reacquaint themselves with Sid, Manny and Diego this summer in a third prehistoric outing Ice Age: Collision Course!
Scrat’s epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age World. To save... [Read more of this review]
The BFG first-look teaser
Two of the world’s greatest storytellers come together as Roald Dahl’s classic children’s story The BFG is given the big screen treatment by director Steven Spielberg.
Older readers will remember the 1989 animated feature by Cosgrove Hall, which featured the voices of David Jason as the eponymous giant and Amanda Root as the orphan he... [Read more of this review]
Now You See Me: Trailer
The crit: “An elite FBI squad are caught in an intense game of cat and mouse against four of the world’s greatest illusionists. Pulling off a series of daring heists against corrupt business leaders during their performances, they shower the stolen profits on their audiences while staying one step ahead of the law.”
OnTheBox expectation... [Read more of this review]
News Team Assemble! Anchorman 2 Teaser Trailer Arrives..
Our fingers are but a blur as we excitedly fumble our way towards getting this little news story up online, but we are delighted to announce that the first teaser trailer for Anchorman 2 is out there on the web. Obviously there’s not much in the way of content (seeing as this ridiculously anticipated sequel won’t start filming later this... [Read more of this review]
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