Affleck reveals a new DCEU villain!!

After a beautiful holiday spent seeing one of my best mates marry his wonderful bride in a spectacular locale, it’s back to reality and a catch up on some movie reveals.  The main revelation came quite unexpectedly. Ben Affleck took to Twitter a few days back, and with no context, dropped a brief vid of…

Summer 2016, What the hell went wrong??

We don’t ask for much from our summer blockbuster movies (for this ramble summer covers any film released between May and Aug), some cool action, fun characters and a story that sustains a no more than 2 hr runtime. Occasionally we get something more elevated than that, a Dark Knight or a Mad Max Fury…

Suicide Squad tops Box Office for 3rd Weekend!!

The utterly undeserving Suicide Squad finished atop the U.S chart for the third consecutive weekend with $20 million. Domestically it now stands at $262 mill, with another $310 million made internationally. (The U.K stands as the biggest market at $36.1 million, I blame all of you for this) Final total after 3 weeks is $572…

Game of Thrones S7 Character Descriptions Revealed!!

Game of Thrones is set to commence filming on its penultimate and shorter season pretty soon. Now we have, courtesy of watchersonthewall.com, a casting breakdown of new characters we’ll see in season 7. As we are now way ahead of the books who these players are is very much open to huge speculation, have a…

David Brent: Life on the Road

Starring: Ricky Gervais, Jo Hartley, Ben Bailey Smith Director: Ricky Gervais Running Time: 98mins Synopsis: Picking up in a real time 15 years since The Office ‘documentary’ ended we catch up with David Brent as he attempts to chase his dream of being a superstar singer, to incredibly awkward results. TV comedy into big screen…

Bad Moms

Starring: Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn Directed: Jon Lucas and Scott Moore Certificate: 15 The Hangover has a lot to answer for. That terrific piece of manic hilarity was a huge hit primarily because we like to see funny people do crazy shit with a dash of reality; we’ve all had one of those…

Zendaya’s Spider-Man role revealed?

As per the norm with Marvel huge secrets still surround their upcoming MCU Spider-Man film. The only characters that have been confirmed so far are Keaton as Vulture, Tomei as May, Tony Revolori as Flash Thompson and of course Holland as Spidey. Today though we have a potential futher revelation.  Heroic Hollywood is claiming that…

News Roundup 17/08/16

Your weekly hangover cure of news: Cyborg to feature in The Flash movie. DC continue to jam their characters together in what should be their hero’s debut film. BvS did the same with Batman and look what happened there. Guardians of the Galaxy writer Nicole Perlman is to team with Alex Hirsch to write the…

Two trailers hit for one of Winter’s big hitters; Arrival!!

Now this is one to get excited about. From the director of Sicario and Prisoners, both masterpieces of craft and unbearable tension, Denis Villeneuve. Arrival tells story of mans first encounter with beings from outer space.  I love first contact stories and this appears to be one laced in stunning photography, effective acting, and an…