Film Reviews

film 20th Century Fox

Alex Reviews Paper Towns - Nowhere Near As Bad As The Fault In Our Stars

Sappy teen romance evolves into smart coming-of-age tale.

18 Aug 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film RT Features

Mistress America Review - Greta Gerwig Shines In Delightful Life Crisis Indie Comedy

Eminently quotable and surprisingly endearing, this is an excellent contemporary New York story.

18 Aug 2015 Lewis Howse

film Lionsgate

Alex Reviews Absolutely Anything - The Absolute Worst Thing Monty Python Has Ever Done

And another bad movie for Simon Pegg.

18 Aug 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Universal Pictures

Alex Reviews Trainwreck - Judd Apatow's Funniest Movie (But Also His Most Disjointed)

Amy Schumer proves herself, despite her director's failings.

17 Aug 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Sony Pictures Classics

Alex Reviews The Diary Of A Teenage Girl - Prepare For The Most F*cked Up Love Triangle Ever

The funny, sexually honest Sundance darling lives up to the hype.

13 Aug 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Warner Bros. Pictures

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Review - Guy Ritchie's Stylish But Unremarkable Spy Thriller

Everything you would expect from a Guy Ritchie studio movie.

11 Aug 2015 Sam Hill

film STX Entertainment

Alex Reviews The Gift - Smart, Creepy, Intense... And NOTHING Like The Trailer

Joel Edgerton's directorial debut is the best psychological thriller in ages.

10 Aug 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Universal

Simon Reviews The Search For Freedom - A Supermodel Of A Film

Pretty, but slight.

7 Aug 2015 Simon Gallagher

film Universal

Simon Reviews Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck - A Stunning Vision

The eternal deluge of a haunted mind.

6 Aug 2015 Simon Gallagher

film 20th Century Fox

Alex Reviews Fantastic Four - Yet Another Terrible Movie For Marvel’s First Family

Maybe it’s time to admit these characters will never work on film.

5 Aug 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Jon Schnepp

Alex Reviews The Death Of Superman Lives - A Must-See For Any Superhero Movie Fan

Would Nicolas Cage's Superman have actually been good?

4 Aug 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Paramount Pictures

Alex Reviews Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation - How Is The Franchise Still This Much Fun?

Tom Cruise Runs About And Jumps Off Things #5 is as good as ever.

3 Aug 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Warner Bros. Pictures

Alex Reviews Hot Pursuit - Reese Witherspoon's Action Comedy Is Unfunny And Anti-Feminist

It sounded terrible. It looked terrible. It is terrible.

3 Aug 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Ad Vitam Distribution

Alex Reviews Eden - Like Going To A Club Sober

The French DJ film sounds great, but never fully captures the feeling of a rave.

31 Jul 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Columbia Pictures

Alex Reviews Pixels - A Film About Video Games For People Who Hate Video Games

Adam Sandler ruins what could have been a great movie. Shocker.

29 Jul 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film TWC

Alex Reviews Southpaw - Jake Gyllenhaal (And Daughter) Just About Save This Generic Boxing Drama

From the director of Training Day comes another average movie.

28 Jul 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Marvel

Alex Reviews Ant-Man - As Fun As You Expect From Marvel, But Really Misses Edgar Wright

Entertaining, if not quite astonishing.

9 Jul 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Universal Pictures

Alex Reviews Ted 2 - Nothing More Than A Live-Action Family Guy Episode

Seth MacFarlane’s sequel is pretty funny, but isn’t without a mean streak.

8 Jul 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Altitude Film Distribution

Alex Reviews Amy - A Great-But-Flawed Look At A Great-But-Flawed Woman

The Winehouse-doc captivates, but isn’t without its issues.

6 Jul 2015 Alex Leadbeater

film Warner Bros. Pictures

Alex Reviews Magic Mike XXL - The Unashamed Male Stripper Sequel Is Much Better Than The Original

Channing Tatum’s back and it’s... good?

6 Jul 2015 Alex Leadbeater