Hacksaw Ridge Review

Hacksaw Ridge tells the story of Desmond Doss, a young man who acts on his sense of duty, while staying true to his pacifist principles (initially to the great ire of his fellow soldiers). Early on, young Desmond and his brother are playfighting, which comes to an abrupt end due to Desmond’s youthful lack of Read More …

Arrival review

Arrival is the alien visitation movie that we need right now. Based around the linguistic challenges of connecting with a species that doesn’t even share our basic anatomical shape, let alone culture and customs, it is a sobering look at co-operation, fear of the unknown and (to an extent) war mongering. It is a much Read More …

Doctor Strange Review

The fourteenth entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Doctor Strange, debuted on the 27th of October in Australia. This is a film that would definitely be worth seeing in 3D, as the visuals in alternate dimensions can get rather kaleidoscopic and Inception-like. If anyone has been following the casting saga, you’ll remember the uproar over the casting of Read More …

Girl on the Train Review

The Girl on the Train. It’s been a couple of years since David Fincher’s ‘Gone Girl’ graced our screens in all of its sociopathic glory, and now it’s time for Emily Blunt to play the titular role of the troubled woman, albeit not nearly on the same level of ‘Amazing Amy’. But the parallels are Read More …

Thor: Ragnarok and Australian Hollywood

So Thor: Ragnarok, the third in the series, wrapped on their Brisbane CBD set last week. Does bringing one of the biggest Hollywood franchises to Australia mean we are moving up in the film world? It’s a bit of a mixed bag. Bringing the newest Marvel production to Australia (along with the newest instalment of the Read More …

Who are we?

Once upon a time, there was an idea. A brave, bold idea that would change the course of the intergalactic allia- no? Okay, dialling back. There was an idea, though. Back in 2012, there was a group of students from Western Australia who basically wanted to have fun and make videos. So they decided to Read More …