Lean on Pete

Those who lament the lack of original movie ideas are probably the same people who shy away from the small, often independently released, films that are so often responsible for delivering the types of stories and characters that do deliver unique perspectives and ideas. One such film definitely worth catching, Lean on Pete is a […]

Captain Fantastic

The idea of Viggo Mortenson as a father raising a tribe of kids in an off-the-grid self-sufficient lifestyle hints at something really interesting and, whilst there are some really enjoyable moments in Captian Fantastic, ultimately the film fails to fully realise the potential of the premise. That is not to say this is a bad movie […]

Dallas Buyers Club

Given his recent output, Matthew McConaughey’s career path might best be described as a “reverse De Niro”. You see, Robert De Niro spent the first half of his career delivering some of the finest acting performances of all time in classic films such as Taxi Driver, Raging Bull and Goodfellas, but his output over the […]