Film

6 Underground

6 Underground is not good. In so many ways, this film is an incoherent mess that fails on just about every key level. That being said, on the most basic level it is very entertaining . The film’s premise centres around a group of highly talented,...

Arctic

Arctic is a film with a simple premise – after a failed rescue attempt that results in a helicopter crash, a man stranded in the Arctic becomes the saviour of his own would-be rescuer. With minimal dialogue, sprawling landscapes, a continuous...

The King

Rarely is a film as unexpectedly effective as The King, delivering on and exceeding expectations set by its marketing. Part historical drama, part adaptation of three of Shakespeare’s plays, it should in no way be viewed as an accurate retelling...

Frozen 2

Frozen proved everybody wrong six years ago, showing Disney could come up with something original and worthy to fit into the lineage of the classics of its golden age. The embodiment of girl-power, iconic songs and its quality humour of the original...

Last Christmas

Everyone who was present and correct on the internet around 2013 will remember the short stories that would circulate the web, articulating the very specific moments in the relationships of an anonymous ‘boy’ and ‘girl’. Well, those...

Dolemite Is My Name

The phrase “feel-good movie of the year” gets thrown around ad nauseum in trailers and reviews. That title might be a little lofty for Dolemite Is My Name, but there’s no denying it falls under the first half of that quote. Based on a true...

Le Mans ’66

After receiving widespread acclaim for his direction of Logan, James Mangold’s return with Le Mans ’66 (titled Ford v Ferrari in North America) once again demonstrates his ability to evoke awe and adrenaline while largely avoiding the cringes...

The Student Newspaper 2016