All the ingredients are here for The Irishman to be a Scorcese classic; Returning legends that have worked with Scorcese in some of his best movies; A “true story” which focuses on gangsters and the criminal fraternity; Robert De Niro … Continue reading The Irishman (2019) Review
Ben and Dave have returned with a reboot/re-brand/re-imagining of The Views from the Sofa Podcast… That Movie List Podcast! Keeping it thematic, Ben and Dave will be counting down their Top 5 Comebacks however Dave decided to go off on … Continue reading That Movie List Podcast: Episode 1 – Comebacks!
It is something of an accomplishment that director Armando Iannucci manages to undercut what is a terrifyingly true story with some great humour. The Death of Stalin is a comedy but it really shouldn’t be. This is a film about … Continue reading The Death of Stalin (2017) Review
What could have been an in-depth, sympathetic look at what the seemingly misunderstood religion of Satanism really stands for is instead portrayed as a sensationalist documentary which doesn’t ever get truly to the bottom of what people involved in Satanism … Continue reading Hail Satan? (2019) Review
Bombshell is a film that is trying to do a lot, with some very impressive tools at it’s disposal, but never truly manages to accomplish what it is setting out to do. The story at the centre of Bombshell is an … Continue reading Bombshell (2019) Review
Ben and Joe discuss the weirdest Wrestlemania in the midst of the worldwide Corona epidemic. This means they discuss matches which probably won’t happen, predict who Goldberg will go up against and how they would book the two-day main events … Continue reading The Wrestling Predict-Cast – Round 15: Wrestlemania 36
Two Popes is held together, not necessarily by the story, but by the two powerhouse performances at its core. Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce are fantastic as the titular Popes, who have some fundamental differences in views but a respect … Continue reading Two Popes (2019) Review