Even with 16 years’ worth of Spider-Man films in the public consciousness, the new animated feature ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ feels like essential viewing.
The hype train is full steam ahead for Disney’s CGI-laden ‘Lion King’ remake. Today, a trailer just dropped, and the internet has gone wild. Does it look like a cash-grab, or something more? Nic breaks down the latest teaser.
December is closing in, and studios around the globe are scrambling to release the latest Christmas classic. Does Illumination’s version of ‘The Grinch’ steal our hearts, or waste our time? Kelsey reviews.
Sometimes films completely surprise you. Matthew Lind went into Smallfoot expecting a silly film about a smallfoot. Read his review to find out what he got instead.
This week, the crew discuss some fresh television shows: the spooky New Zealand mockumentary ‘Wellington Paranormal’, and the new Matt Groening outing ‘Disenchantment’. Meanwhile, Simon skirts past an existential crisis.
From the mind of ‘The Simpsons’ and ‘Futurama’ alum Matt Groening, ‘Disenchantment’ is a fantasy-set adventure that has graced our Netflix accounts this month. Great comedy, or a disappointment? Ciaran reviews.
Picking up right where it left off, The Incredibles 2 successfully revives the themes and tone of the original, though in doing so it risks falling behind the times.
Ciaran loves Wes Anderson. Ciaran was tasked with writing a review about his latest film. Ciaran found herself overwhelmed by this prospect, and has just bashed together a string of sentences about aesthetics. Join her on this journey.
Aardman animation Early Man breaks no new ground, but the simple humour and creativity in juxtaposing modern sports culture with ancient history is enough to keep the film feeling vital throughout.
The inaugural animated film from Studio Ponoc has shades of the classic Studio Ghibli style, but also distinguishes itself as the start of something new.