A Quiet Place

A family is forced to live in near total silence to hide from creatures that hunt by sound in John Krasinski’s A Quiet Place. Right from the off it’s very clear that a lot of thought went into this film. The idea of being inhumanly quiet to survive is just the sort of high concept…

Detroit

Kathryn Bigelow’s Detroit delivers a snapshot of the Detroit Rebellion by largely focusing on a specific event in 1967. The event in question was the murder of three young African American men in the Algiers Motel. A large part of the film takes place in the Algiers Motel and details the terrifying situation that had…

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

Michael Bay’s 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi delivers a fictionalised account of the 13 hour siege of a U.S. Compound in 2012. The film follows Jack Silva (John Krasinski) with support from Tyrone “Rone” Woods (James Badge Dale), Kris “Tanto” Paronto (Pablo Schreiber), Dave “Boon” Benton (David Denman), John “Tig” Tiegan (Dominic Fumusa)…