Review Round Up: Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker

We round up the reviews for the latest film in the Star Wars series – but is it worth a watch? The Guardian: **** “The Rise of Skywalker is socked over with such energy, such euphoric certainty. And it’s such fun: full of the rackety exuberance of the now forgotten Saturday morning movie serials that… Read More

Review Round Up: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

The eagerly anticipated latest film in the film series is released in cinemas today (15th December). Here’s what critics have had to say about it:  Evening Standard: **** “After a ponderous start and a slightly draggy middle, the film picks up the pace with a pair of seriously electrifying twists, and nails its emotional landing… Read More

Opinion: Why Celebrity Deaths Make the Public Grieve so Much.

There is no denying it. 2016 has seen the world lose some extraordinarily talented people from David Bowie to Alan Rickman and Prince to Gene Wilder a lot has been said about why we treat the deaths of those we probably never even met almost as equal to those close to us. Here is just… Read More

Review Roundup: Star Wars The Force Awakens

It has been one of the most highly anticipated films of 2015 – but as the reviews start to come in is it worth the wait?  The Guardian: ***** Peter Bradshaw said: “The Force Awakens is ridiculous and melodramatic and sentimental of course, but exciting and brimming with energy and its own kind of generosity.”… Read More