Cambridge-based film writer for The Digital Fix, Den of Geek and for my personal film review blog. Film and Philosophy graduate from the University of East Anglia.
George Lucas’ second episode in the prequel trilogy takes places 10 years after the events in The Phantom Menace, where we find young Anakin Skywalker (Hayden Christensen) under the wing of Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor), when a failed assassination attempt on Padmé Amidala[...]
It is May 2005: a young boy sits in a darkened cinema as yellow text, spread across the vast expanse of space, flows upon a gigantic screen. It fades, and a lens flare spills light over an interstellar horizon and war drums sound, signalling the arrival of our heroes; Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi[...]
Warning: positive review of The Phantom Menace inbound…right, now that the close-minded snobs have left, let’s continue: George Lucas’ second directorial entry in his space-opera saga shoots back almost forty years before Return of the Jedi, to the days of the old Republic. On a routine mission, Jedi Knights Qui-[...]
Project Almanac is yet another found footage movie, this time following a group of teenage friends who discover the plans of a time machine. They manage to get it working and manipulate time for their personal gain, simultaneously attempting to solve a mystery in the past of protagonist David (Jonny Weston)[...]
British animation studios Aardman – creators of the legendary Wallace and Gromit – return to the big screen for the first time since 2012’s underwhelming Pirates Band of Misfits/In an Adventure with Scientists with the big screen[...]