Reviews

Thor: Ragnarok – Liz’s Review

BEWARE: THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS! After a four-year absence, the Thor franchise is back! It’s brighter, bolder and more brazen than ever, packed with more epic family drama than you can shake a hammer at. No longer an earthbound affair, Ragnarok…

It – Thomas’s Review

‘Meh’ probably sums up best how I feel about this latest adaption of the Stephen King classic. It’s not a bad film exactly but there’s a good and scary, creepy Motherf*cker of a movie in there. Unfortunately, it’s lost in…

Spider-Man: Homecoming – Liz’s Review

A modern hero blockbuster with a Brat Pack blueprint, Spider-Man: Homecoming scales back the bombast to tell a humbler story that’s as much about the hardships of high school as the perils of being a wall-crawler. Whether fifteen year old…

Wonder Woman- Liz’s Review

Holy Rotten Tomatoes, Batman! The DC Extended Universe is in trouble! Their freshness scores are plummeting to critical levels: 55% and dropping! 27%… 25%… Things aren’t looking good! This looks like a job for… nope, not him either. Where are…

Logan- Liz’s Review

Just because a film is dark doesn’t make it deep; in the post-Christopher Nolan landscape of superhero films, ‘dark’ can just as easily mean ‘dreary’. Violence for the sake of violence is dull and unsatisfying; unwarranted angst comes cheap. But…

Frame by Frame- Doctor Strange

Hello, and welcome to a special presentation form the Orbiting Pod! We are delighted to present to you a review of the latest instalment in the Marvel Studios canon, Dr Strange starring Benedict Cumberbatch. This review comes from Orbital’s own…

Doctor Strange- Liz’s Review

In what may have been Marvel’s most high-stakes solo film to date, ‘Doctor Strange’ has been brought to the big screen, and they’ve held nothing back. The result is spellbinding. Like that other great left field outing Guardians of the…