Paddington 2
2019

Paddington 2 Review

The first Paddington was a warm hug of a film. Such a lovely thing! It’s sequel – the cunningly titled Paddington 2 – was released around the time I was busy becoming a Father, so […]

Batman vs TMNT
2019

Batman vs TMNT Review

Forget the ‘vs’ in the title. Batman vs TMNT is a marvelously fun tale that showcases the best of both sets of characters. I beamed throughout as not just the heroes, but also the villains, […]

Pumping Iron
2019

Pumping Iron Review

The main reason I watched Pumping Iron was to get myself in the zone for a weight’s session. It managed that, but it also gave me an interesting insight into competitive body building. It also […]

Morgan
2019

Morgan Review

Inert isn’t the perfect word to describe Morgan, but it is the word that came to mind about halfway through. If I wasn’t looking the entire thing could have passed by and I wouldn’t have […]

Baywatch
2019

Baywatch Review

I can sum up Baywatch extremely simply; it’s very attractive people doing fairly amusing things. The film seems to knows exactly what it is, even mocking the situation at times. I’m glad it didn’t try […]

Pokémon Detective Pikachu
2019

Pokémon Detective Pikachu Review

Pokémon Detective Pikachu, by normal film standards, is decent. It’s a competently put together family film (seriously! It’s actually a PG and not 12A!), that isn’t particularly taxing and looks really cute. Plus of course, […]

Batman: Year One
2019

Batman: Year One Review

Batman: Year One was the second Batman book I purchased, and the third I ever read. Many years have passed and it’s still one of my favourites, raised higher by it’s influence on my favourite […]

Avengers: Endgame
2019

Avengers: Endgame Review

In previous reviews I’ve called Marvel films ‘comic book films’. For Avengers: Endgame that just won’t do. With Avengers: Endgame, the Infinity Saga has fully transcended the medium it’s used for inspiration. No longer a […]