Ike White – A Changin’ Mind and Steady Vocation

Peter Donnelly, Opinions Editor. Over a period of 18 months, producer Vivienne Perry and director Dan Vernon embarked on a brave journey to track down the musical prodigy Ike White who had all but evaporated from public view and memory.  A character who, it would soon become clear, had the elusive traits of promiscuity andContinue reading “Ike White – A Changin’ Mind and Steady Vocation”

Just Another Standard Horror Flick: The Invisible Man Review

Conor Reid, Contributor. The Invisible Man (2020) accomplishes some effective scariness in its early stages, but its strengths don’t save it from feeling like just another standard horror flick. The film follows Cecilia Kass (Elisabeth Moss), the abused ex-girlfriend of the emotionally manipulative tech genius, Adrian Griffin (Oliver Jackson-Cohen), who stalks Cecilia throughout as theContinue reading “Just Another Standard Horror Flick: The Invisible Man Review”

Incredible Aesthetics and Gorgeous Costumes: Emma. Review

Maria McQuillan, Contributor. Emma. Is a worthy addition to the current roster of Austen adaptions. I’ll admit, that when I went in to see the film, I was sceptical as to how much I would enjoy it, considering how much I love the 2009 BBC adaptation of Emma, but I was more than pleasantly surprised.Continue reading “Incredible Aesthetics and Gorgeous Costumes: Emma. Review”

Doolittle does too little: Doolittle Review

Amy Murray, Contributor. In a cinematic age which appears to be obsessed with remake after remake, here we have yet another competitor which does not live up to its iconic source material. The premise of this adaptation of the classic story follows the titular Doctor on a quest to find a remedy for the fatallyContinue reading “Doolittle does too little: Doolittle Review”

A fascinating and melancholic look at life: The Irishman Review

Alex Donaldson, Contributor. A fascinating and melancholic look at life by one of the master filmmakers of his generation. When I first discovered that Martin Scorsese’s new film The Irishman was going to clock in at a mammoth runtime of 209 minutes, I was momentarily shocked. I then came to the conclusion that if theContinue reading “A fascinating and melancholic look at life: The Irishman Review”