Bleed for This – Review

Teller and Eckhart hit hard in a gritty, but lacking boxing romp. 

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Master deception, average execution – The Program review

Biopics seem to have this curse. It will either have a tremendous amount of impact and we’ll leave the cinema feeling dazed at the real life story we have saw brought to life once again. Or, some don’t have as much impact as intended, and although we can sense the efforts made to try and wow us, we leave the cinema feeling fairly unsatisfied. So where does The Program fit in?

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Gyllenhaal packs a punch – Southpaw review

Nowadays, when I sit down to a sports related film, I need something that’s going to make my jaw drop; something that’s gonna give me goosebumps; something truly brilliant. It’s no surprise that this is hard to achieve, but not impossible. What I’m saying is Southpaw made my jaw drop, to an extent.

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