Posted in May 2013

The Great Gatsby (2013) Review

The Great Gatsby (2013) Review

Most of this summer’s biggest releases have been divisive. Both Iron Man 3 and Star Trek Into Darkness have split the fans of their respective source material, and The Great Gatsby is no different. Based on the novel of the same name by F. Scott Fitzgerald, it tells the story of the mysterious, reclusive billionaire … Continue reading

Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) Review

Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) Review

WARNING: THIS REVIEW MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS FOR THE FILM STAR TREK (2009) The major question on many viewers’ minds after the 2009 Star Trek was could the sequel top the first? The honest and simple answer is: yes. Star Trek Into Darkness follows the Enterprise crew as they carry out Starfleet missions, until their world is … Continue reading

Star Trek (2009) Review

Star Trek (2009) Review

I have never been able to get into Star Trek. With its legions of devoted fans, and 50 years of lore, I have always felt a little intimidated by the series and its multiple spin-offs. So I was glad when the 2009 film allowed both newcomers and hard core fans to enjoy it. Set in … Continue reading

Iron Man 3 (2013) Review

Iron Man 3 (2013) Review

WARNING: THIS REVIEW MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS FOR THE FILMS IRON MAN, IRON MAN 2 AND AVENGERS ASSEMBLE Kicking off the summer blockbuster season, and Marvel’s “Phase Two” of films, Iron Man 3 is set directly after the events of the Avengers. Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) is having difficulty coming to terms with a world now filled with … Continue reading