Category: Star Actor

Star Actor | August 10, 2018

The Escape (2017)

I know, I know, this is usually what happens during the week of a big Marvel release, but I’m sorry guys, I couldn’t muster the enthusiasm to go and see […]

Star Actor | August 1, 2018

Apostasy (2017)

Happy August everybody. Nothing says ‘it’s the school holidays and cinemas are being overrun with Marvel films and children’s animations’ than a good old fashioned trip to the small, five […]

Star Actor | July 25, 2018

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018)

It’s hard to believe that the first Mamma Mia! came out ten years ago. For better or for worse, it feels like Meryl Streep in those damn dungarees is an […]

Star Actor | July 20, 2018

First Reformed (2017)

If you are the kind of person who pays attention to the distributors of films, then you will be well aware that over the past few years the name A24 […]

Star Actor | July 17, 2018

Incredibles 2 (2018)

For some reason, the hype and love for the original Incredibles film was something that kind of passed me by. Don’t get me wrong, I laughed along in the cinema […]

Star Actor | July 12, 2018

Whitney (2018)

For as long as I can remember loving music, I have loved Whitney Houston. Growing up in the aftermath of The Bodyguard meant that Houston’s legend loomed large over pop […]

Star Actor | July 9, 2018

Mary Shelley (2017)

I don’t know about you, but I’ve always been fascinated by the fact that the real life story of Mary Shelley, author of the ground breaking, genre defining, genre inventing […]

Star Actor | July 4, 2018

The Bookshop (2017)

I’ll be honest, it was slim pickings this week. With absolutely no desire to see the Emily Blunt-less, Denis Villeneue-less, Roger Deakins-less Sicario 2: Soldado, pretty much all that was […]

Star Actor | June 26, 2018

Ocean’s 8 (2018)

Sandra Bullock. Cate Blanchett. Sarah Paulson. Helena Bonham Carter. Any one of those four names is usually enough to get me in the to cinema. Now, those four together? With […]

Star Actor | June 19, 2018

Hereditary (2018)

Have you noticed the change in attitude towards horror over the last few years? The majority of the 2000s were a rough time in the genre for anyone who wasn’t […]