All posts tagged tom cruise

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 […]

God’s Own Junkyard

God’s Own Junkyard; the grooviest, most vibrant slice of heaven in London. Down a gravelly backstreet of garages and wheelie bins, the only clue proving that I wasn’t lost was […]

Playing God with these Monsters – How to Fix the Dark Universe

With The Mummy having settled into our cinematic stomachs for well over two weeks now, and seeing as it’s attracted a less than stellar reception (rocking a disappointing average of […]

The Mummy Review – The ‘Dark Universe’ Needs a Few Bandages to Bring Itself Back to Life after this Lukewarm, yet Innocently Fun, Start

If there is one trend that has really surged into the blood stream of the film industry, it’s the so-called ‘Cinematic Universe’. Marvel, DC, Fox, they’ve all jumped aboard the […]

FILM REVIEW: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

If there is one thing that can be agreed upon, in relation to modern cinema, it is that Tom Cruise is the strongest candidate for the designation of ‘movie star’. […]

Screen to Screen: Why is television currently better than film?

Living in the golden age of television has meant that we have lived through some of the greatest shows of all time. From the iconic Walter White gracing our screens […]

Kubrick, the man

*Play Beethoven’s Symphony 9, Op. 125* We all know of Stanley Kubrick, legendary director, famously anal-retentive perfectionist, and focal point of many conspiracy theories. He is one of the first […]