After a 4 week hiatus, we’re catching up on ALL the movies we missed! We’ll be discussing Secret Cinema’s Moulin Rouge, The Handmaiden, I Am Not Your Negro, Fast & Furious 8, Raw, A Dark Song and A Quiet Passion. Brace yourself…
This week Rhianna is VERY excited to delve back into JK Rowling’s world of Witchraft and Wizardry with Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. We also review Amma Asante’s epic love story A United Kingdom, Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard in Allied, Spike Lee’s topical musical Chi-Raq and Jim Jarmusch’s bus-driver comedy Paterson. Mike also reviews Tom Hanks’ latest movie Sully and horror movies The Wailing and We Are The Flesh. Rhianna reviews tear-jerking drama Mum’s List. We countdown our top 3 movies set on transport and Mike quizzes Rhianna on magical creatures and fantastic beasts in movies. For our IMDB Top 250 pick, we revisit Martin Scorsese’s 1976 classic, Taxi Driver.
Happy Amy Adams week! This week we review her starring turns in Tom Ford’s new movie Nocturnal Animals and Denis Villeneuve’s new thought provoking sci-fi Arrival. We also cover Ben Affleck’s latest action thriller The Accountant and Rhianna gives her verdict on heart-warming true story A Street Cat Named Bob. We countdown our Top 3 alien invasion movies and Rhianna quizzes Mike on movies based on true stories from the past 10 years. This week our IMDB Top 250 pick is Frank Capra’s 1934 Oscar winning rom-com It Happened One Night.
Bridget is back! This week Rhianna reviews the long awaited Bridget Jones Baby. We also discuss and review the new outrageous Seth Rogen animation Sausage Party and indie Sundance comedy Captain Fantastic. Mike reviews gripping new horror movie Don’t Breathe and Rhianna reviews WW2 thriller Anthropoid. We rundown our top 3 Movie Love Triangles and Mike quizzes Rhianna on the BBC’s recent poll on the Greatest Movies of the 21st Century. For our IMDB Top 250 review this week, we revisit Stanley Kubrick’s horror classic, The Shining. We also discuss the sad loss of the great Gene Wilder.
This week we review Nicolas Winding Refn’s new controversial drama The Neon Demon and check out beloved sitcom adaptation Ab Fab the movie. We also discuss The Secret Life of Pets and Rhianna lends us her thoughts on Now You See Me 2 and The Legend of Tarzan. We countdown our top 3 most uncomfortable movie moments and Mike quizzes Rhianna on movies based on TV shows. Finally, our IMDB Top 250 pick of this week is Hayao Miyazaki’s 80s anime classic Castle In The Sky.
This week we review horror sequel The Conjuring 2, twisted fairytale Tale of Tales and we revisit Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt 2. Rhianna quizzes Mike on the Harry Potter franchise and we countdown our Top 3 jump scares.
This week we review Seth Rogen’s frat boy comedy sequel, Bad Neighbours 2, as well as Meryl Streep’s turn as comedic opera singer Florence Foster Jenkins. Mike reviews Evolution and Rhianna quizzes Mike on neighbours in movies. Our IMDB Top 250 pic is 80s classic Stand By Me, which leads us to discuss our Top 3 Coming Of Age movies.