Review // Manhunt: Unabomber

When it comes to TV thrillers, Unabomber is the full package. Manhunt: Unabomber follows the true story of the longest, costliest and most exhausting investigation in the history of the FBI, the hunt for the serial mail bomber dubbed “Unabomber”. Sam Worthington plays James R. “Fitz” Fitzgerald, blue-collar FBI profiler brought on to assist the…

Review // The Post. “All the news that’s fit to print”

The eponymous Post of Steven Spielberg's latest feature is The Washington Post newspaper which in 1971 transformed itself from a local publication to a national paper when, under the leadership of publisher Katherine “Kay” Graham (Meryl Streep) and editor-in-chief Ben Bradlee (Tom Hanks), defied an injunction by the Richard Nixon administration to publish the remainder of the…

Review // Song to Song

A GROUP OF INTERTWINED PEOPLE CAVORT IN THE AUSTIN MUSIC SCENE, BATTLING VICES, HEARTBREAK AND DERAILMENT ALONG THE WAY. BV (Gosling) and Faye (Mara) are songwriters working with music tycoon Cooke, (Fassbender) a man of great means but a penchant for control of anyone he crosses paths with (Portman). Their trials and tribulations under the…

Feature // “Men In Black” 20 Years On

“This little gadget is gonna replace CDs soon, guess I’ll have to buy The White Album again” — MEN IN BLACK CELEBRATED IT’S 20TH BIRTHDAY THIS MONTH. THE SCI-FI CLASSIC RESTED ON A FEW FAULT LINES THAT HAVE SHIFTED IN VARIOUS WAYS. SO HAVE THE TWO DECADES SINCE BEEN KIND TO THE MEN? One of…

Review // The Lost City of Z

UNCHARTED AMAZONIA HOLDS A LOST KINGDOM AND THE FATE OF A BRITISH SOLIDER IN THIS WARTIME ADVENTURE. On an expedition mapping the border between Brazil and Bolivia, soldier Percy Fawcett (Charlie Hunnam) finds traces of a great civilisation deep in the jungle, but is ridiculed upon return for his lack of evidence. To prove his critics…

Review // Close Encounters of the Third Kind (4K Remaster)

STEVEN SPIELBERG’S FIRST FORAY INTO SCIENCE FICTION IS NOW 40 YEARS OLD AND WELL DESERVED OF A RE-RELEASE. All across the globe strange things are happening that cannot be explained. In Muncie, Indiana, electrical lineman Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfus) has an late night encounter with a UFO that changes him forever. As the US government…