Movie Reviews

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

There's so many things to say about this franchise, it's been around for years and there's a lot to cover with it's history.  This sequel prequel takes the momentum the last had and pushes...

The Hole

Two brothers move to a new home with their mother and discover a padlocked door hidden under a rug on their basement floor, they open it and release evil that was locked inside. It sounds like it...

Thanatomorphose

My reason for watching Thanatomorphose was because I had watched Contracted, and since both movies are very similar I thou...

The Crazies

"Inhabitants of a small Iowa town suddenly plagued by insanity and then death after a mysterious toxin contaminates their water supply". I was attracted to this movie because of that single sente...

A Legend Reborn: The New Old Godzilla

Godzilla (2014) was incredible. I was surprised that they went for the straight up hero angle (though he is technically a kind of anti-hero) and skipped over any notion of him as a nuclear...

The Pact

The Pact is another one of your average pop up scary movies that gives you a good few scares with everything else that you might expect. The main plot is about a girl who stays at her dead mother...

Lego The Movie

As a gamer who has played many of the Lego video games I was looking forward to seeing this movie. The Lego humour has become well known inside the gaming industry and now it has hit the big scre...

The Possession

Based on the vague title you might think that this movie is going to be another Exorcist rip off but it is far from it. The Possession is about a girl who buys an antique box in a yard sale. The ...

Sinister

Sinister follows the events of a Oswalt family who move into a new home. The father Ellison Oswalt is a crime writer and is following an unsolved murder mystery in the hope that he will be able t...

ATM

The story is set around 3 characters who are trapped at an ATM machine while a murderer stalks them outside. For a movie that is set almost entirely at a box containing an ATM machine it's surpri...

The Ward

This movie was constantly showing up on various tabs in Netflix so I decided I would finally watch it. The film is about a girl who gets sent to a mental institution and discovers there is a dark...

Silent House

The story starts out with a girl named Sarah visiting a lakeside house with her father, they are out to do a few remaining jobs before they sell the house. It's quite slow to get started but even...

Oblivion

Oblivion is the first post-apocalyptic sci-fi movie I have watched in a long time so I was quite excited to get stuck into this. The movie takes place on earth about 60 years in the future. There...

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Marvel Studios has demonstrated once again that they do comic book movies in style.Captain America: The Winter Soldier continues the saga of Steve Rogers, bringing a whole host of memor...

Contracted

Contracted is one of those movies that you really aren't sure what to make of it before you start. To summarise it in one sentence its about a girl who catches a sexually transmitted disease, but...