Settlers

A family battles against an inhospitable planet and other pressures in Wyatt Rockefeller’s Settlers. Science fiction mixes with pretty much everything given the right care and attention and the Western genre is something that it often links with very well. Colonising other worlds has been a science fiction staple for decades because the Human race…

Black Widow

The Marvel Cinematic Universe returns to the big screen with a long overdue solo outing for the first female Avenger in Cate Shortland’s Black Widow.

Untitled Horror Movie

A group of actors facing the imminent cancellation of their TV show decide to create their own horror movie and accidentally summon a violent spirit in Nick Simon’s Untitled Horror Movie. One positive thing that can be said about a global pandemic is that it has enabled unexpected creativity. There have been a number of…

A Quiet Place Part II

John Krasinski’s A Quiet Place Part II follows up on the landmark first entry with more trials for the Abbott family to endure while making as little noise as possible. A Quiet Place stood out because of how it approached storytelling. Without being able to use dialogue to deliver what the audience needed to know,…

Cruella

Disney’s famous dognapper gets the live action origin story treatment in Craig Gillespie’s Cruella. For a while now Disney have been going through their back catalogue in an attempt to create different spins on classic stories. In some cases they simply do a worse remake of something that was already great just the way it…

Army of the Dead

A team is put together to perform a heist in the middle of Zombie infested Las Vegas in Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead. You’d be forgiven for asking if anything remotely interesting can be done with Zombies at this point. The film and TV landscape is saturated with them and much of it is…