Lights Out: Halloween Snapshot

James Wan, who brought horror fans films like ‘The Conjuring’, now gives us ‘Lights Out’. Expectations were high, and expectations were not met. ‘Lights Out’ follows moody adult (?) Rebecca, who takes in her younger brother after he’s shown to be chronically sleep-deprived. It’s then that her childhood fears come back to haunt her, with… Continue reading Lights Out: Halloween Snapshot


The Collector: Halloween Snapshot

A man being hounded by debt collector decides to break into his wealthy employer’s house. It’s meant to be a simple B&E, grab some goods and get out. But he gets more than he bargains for when he realises he’s not the only intruder in the house. ‘The Collector’ is the typical slasher, torture-porn film.… Continue reading The Collector: Halloween Snapshot

Films · Freaky Friday · Reviews

Get the Holy Water it’s ‘The Conjuring 2’ : Freaky Fridays

Get yourself a rosary and some holy water, our favourite ghost busting, demon destroying couple is back in ‘The Conjuring 2’. The film is focused on the Enfield cases, on the most infamous cases of a Poltergeist haunting, that occurred between 1977 and 1979. The family consisted of a single mother, and her four children, who… Continue reading Get the Holy Water it’s ‘The Conjuring 2’ : Freaky Fridays

Films · Reviews

Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Disappointment

A friend I hadn’t seen for a while had won premiere tickets to the I-Max screening of ‘Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice’. I’ve never been a big DC fan, but figured, what the heck –  I might as well go. We got a snazzy picture snapped, a goodies bag and then headed into the… Continue reading Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Disappointment


‘Brooklyn’: One big step back for Female characters

I’m in my movie seat full of anticipation. I have my coke on the left and a box of popcorn strategically cradled in my right arm. I am so so ready for the film which has seemed to be marketed as the romantic masterpiece of the year. The academy award nominations had me fooled, the… Continue reading ‘Brooklyn’: One big step back for Female characters