Pitch Perfect 3(2017)

"An out of tune finale, the ladies of Pitch Perfect deserved a better farewell"

Five years ago, a ragtag film about an after college club of misfit acapella singers become one of the biggest musical outings of all time. Remixing popular and classic songs as well as introducing us to Anna Kendrick, Ester Dean, Rebel Wilson, and Brittany Snow, the outrageously funny and ultima...

by Cookie N Screen

Once Upon a Time at Christmas(2017)

"proceedings do improve when the plot begins to take on a little more structure"

While it’s hard to escape from the seemingly never ending stream of low budget Christmas films at this time of year, you equally don’t have to look too hard these days to find darker filmic offerings these days either. This is nothing new as horror (or more specifically ghost) stories used to...

by Phil Slatter

Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi(2017)

"accomplished what it set out to do; further the story of the Skywalkers, answering questions whilst also asking more questions"

Returning to a galaxy far, far away has been something that I have been looking forward to since the release of Rogue One, and seeing the further adventures in the main Saga has been something I have eagerly waited to see since I had the pleasure of seeing The Force Awakens, and now after seeing ...

by Marc Jason Ali

Ferdinand(2017)

"carrying the message of don't judge a book by its cover, Ferdinand is the perfect family film this holiday season"

From the makers of the Ice Age franchise, The Peanuts Movie and Robots comes the latest animated feature Ferdinand based on Munro Leaf and Robert Lawson's beloved classic children's book The Story of Ferdinand featuring the vocal talents of John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Anthony Anderson, Bobby Cannav...

by Marc Jason Ali

Blade of the Immortal(2017)

"As an action movie about revenge, Blade of the Immortal successfully entertains the audience by finding the right balance between violence and comedy"

Inspired by the homonymous manga, Blade of the Immortal is a violent tale about revenge and honour set in feudal Japan. Directed by Takashi Miike, Blade of the Immortal is the legendary tale of Samurai Manji, who after being cursed with immortality, swears to protect young Rin on her quest to ave...

by Federica Roberti

The Disaster Artist(2017)

"James Franco gives his best performance in years and certainly deserves at least a Golden Globe nomination for this role"

James Franco is a prolific actor and filmmaker, but quite a lot of his material has been hit and miss in recent years. However, with The Disaster Artist, which he directs, produces and stars in, he has finally proven that he can still act and he gives his best performance since his turn in the 20...

by Hannah Wales