FLICKS. RIFFS. AND OTHER BITS.

Talking movies, music and other close encounters of the social media kind.

Review: CONCUSSION and 13 HOURS: THE SECRET SOLDIERS OF BENGHAZI.

Two movies. One about a serious mental illness. The other about a serious gun-battle. Lock and load people. This is gonna get heavy.

March 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

OSCAR PREDICTIONS 2016.

Here’s my Oscar predictions on who’ll win the top catergories. The envelope please…

February 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

WANT TO KNOW WHAT YOUR ‘BIRTH’ FILM IS?

In time for next weeks’ Academy Awards, find out what your ‘Birth’ film is. I’ve written it all out for you.

February 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Review: DEADPOOL

Deadpool doesn’t just take the Superhero movie genre and turn it upside down. It pulls down its’pants and pisses on it.

February 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

CHICK FLICKS & ROM COMS.

My 5 favourite romantic films in time for Valentines Day. Guys, you won’t lose your man card for reading this.

February 12, 2016 · 2 Comments

Review: STEVE JOBS

A brilliant movie about the man who could connect the world to his products, and yet, could not connect with the people closest to him.

February 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Review: SPOTLIGHT and the state of Investigative Journalism.

‘Spotlight’ shows the profession in its glory days – and stands as a grand love-letter to old-school investigative journalism.

February 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Review: THE REVENANT, THE BIG SHORT & THE HATEFUL EIGHT.

The first film I see to start 2016 off – may already be my favourite film of the year.

January 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

THE BEST & WORST FILMS I’VE SEEN THIS YEAR.

Nearing the end of 2015 – I’ve chosen my Top 5 films this year. And one worst. And surprise surprise, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is not on it.

December 28, 2015 · 2 Comments

WAKE UP. STAR WARS IS BACK.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The movie event of 2015. Of course I go and watch it the day it opens. That’s what movie geeks do.

December 18, 2015 · Leave a comment