Stranger Things. Season 4. Volume 2. Running Up That Endgame Hill. (FULL SPOILERS)

Spoiler warning. Given a large amount of this piece relates to the ending and set-up for the final season this should go without saying The best course of action if readers have not seen the final two episodes to turn away now. Otherwise, you could fall under Vecnas curse.Let’s get this over with. Having alreadyContinue reading “Stranger Things. Season 4. Volume 2. Running Up That Endgame Hill. (FULL SPOILERS)”

Stranger Things 4. Volume 1 Blockbuster Entertainment at it’s Most Bombastic and Ambitious (Review) Suggestive Spoilers

 Note. Suggestive spoilers ahead. It’s probably best to come back to this review  after finishing the seven episodes that make  up this release.  Just after the midpoint within the return of the one Netflix show remaining that has not been prematurely cancelled after two/ three seasons there is what has to be the TV momentContinue reading “Stranger Things 4. Volume 1 Blockbuster Entertainment at it’s Most Bombastic and Ambitious (Review) Suggestive Spoilers”

The Addams Family (2019.) Movie Review.

The Addams Family is one of those things I’m aware of by cultural osmosis (i’d hazard a guess and say that most people know the theme tune) but I have not seen any incarnation of this franchise before this new animated movie. Despite the rather negative reviews it was another one I could cross offContinue reading “The Addams Family (2019.) Movie Review.”

The Goldfinch. Movie Review.

I mentioned in my review of The Farewell how buzz from film festivals can effect desire to see a film as soon as possible for those us that can’t attend these festivals. It can also go the other way. This was the case with The Goldfinch a two-and-a-half hour drama based on a 700 pageContinue reading “The Goldfinch. Movie Review.”

IT Chapter 2. Movie Review

I’m not a huge horror watcher but I really enjoyed the first IT (as someone who hasn’t read the novel.) Strong sense of place, good performances,effective threat and good banter between the kids made it one of the biggest surprises of 2017 for me. Thus I was excited for Chapter 2 even if the adultContinue reading “IT Chapter 2. Movie Review”