Doctor Who Christmas Special | ‘Last Christmas’

A Christmas tradition as strong as chewing on Turkey, singing carols or disowning family members during a Monopoly battle, the Doctor Who Christmas special graced our screen again. Usually these stories are drawn out, ridiculous or indeed a poisonous combination of the two venomous ingredients. Would this break the trend or be as predictably disappointing…

Cinema Review | The Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies

I can’t even remember a year where elves and hobbits haven’t pranced and danced across my TV screen as Middle Earth now seems as established and real as our own world. The revolutionary pair of trilogy’s have been staggeringly successful and made so much money that Peter Jackson might have to hire a Smaug of…

Cinema Review | Paddington

Paddington Dir: Paul King Starring: Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Nicole Kidman, Julie Walters, Peter Capaldi, Jim Broadbent, Ben Whishaw (voice) Run-Time: 95 Mins The first big screen adventure for everyone’s favourite marmalade eating Peruvian bear. But is it a grizzly failure? A bearable outing? Or does it deserve a round of app-paws? I’m actually really…

Cinema Review | Black Sea

Written by: Dennis Kelly Directed by: Kevin Macdonald Cast: Jude Law. Scoot McNairy. Karl Davies. Konstantin Khabensky. Ben Mendelsohn. This British submarine drama….not a phrase I get to write often. This British submarine drama shows us a group of desperate men at the end of their rope (accidental nautical pun) try to beat the system…