Baby Driver

From the moment Edgar Wright's latest film Baby Driver begins with a full volume blast of The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion as we focus on Ansel Elgort's 'Baby' sat in a high-powered car waiting for a heist to take place while rocking out to the sounds of his iPod it's clear this isn't going to... Continue Reading →

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

With the contractual obligation, basic, but enjoyable, Spider-Man reboot, The Amazing Spider-Man a couple of years ago, things seemed to be heading in a reasonable direction for the web slinger. Certainly that film had its flaws but its focus on the relationship between Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield) and Gwen Stacy (Emma Stone), along with some... Continue Reading →

Django Unchained

I’ve been a fan of Quentin Tarantino since I first saw Reservoir Dogs one Sunday evening in the late 1990s on Channel 4, through a sea of interference on my little old 15” TV, with his second movie, Pulp Fiction, standing out as a highlight among highlights once I had seen it and only Jackie... Continue Reading →

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