All posts tagged spy

Book review: The Mongolian Conspiracy by Rafael Bernal

“A quintessential espionage thriller set in Latin America”   Filiberto García is in over his head.  An aging ex-hitman with a filthy mouth, he has three days to prevent a […]

Mission Impossible: Fallout – A franchise not yet ready to bomb

Mission Impossible is one of the most definitive spy-action franchises, perhaps second only to James Bond. The franchise started as a one-off adaption of a television series and quickly became its […]

How to spend a CHEAP Easter in London

With the long Easter Weekend having finally arrived it might be tempting to stay indoors and gorge yourself on chocolate for the four day extravaganza… However there are so many […]

Red Sparrow Review – Jennifer Lawrence’s Latest Film is a Covert Exercise in Style over Substance

Francis Lawrence has spent all his career doing book adaptations. And whilst that seems pigeonholed, the genres of the films have been surprisingly diverse. He’s made action-fantasy, post-apocalyptic sci-fi, romance, […]

Are Women Funny?

With the recent release of the female-led Ghostbusters remake, film critics and movie-goers alike have been subjected to the age-old debate concerning comedy blockbusters: ‘Can female-led comedies be commercially successful […]