Posted in February 2014

The LEGO Movie (2014) Review

The LEGO Movie (2014) Review

Following in the successful footsteps of Toy Story and Wreck-It Ralph, The LEGO Movie brings us an animated adventure in a world made of the children’s toy. But this world is threatened by the tyrannical Lord Business (Will Ferrell, Elf, Anchorman), who wants to stamp out chaos and creativity by imposing instructions on everything. The … Continue reading

12 Years a Slave (2014) Review

12 Years a Slave (2014) Review

Many critically acclaimed films try to comment on significant issues, and as the name suggests, 12 Years a Slave focuses of the brutality of slavery. Based on his own memoirs, it follows the life of Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor, Serenity, Children of Men) a free black man in 1850s America who gets kidnapped and sold … Continue reading

Frozen (2013) Review

Frozen (2013) Review

Disney has always used fairy tales for inspiration, and their latest film Frozen is no exception. Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s The Snow Queen, it focuses on the heir to the throne of Arandelle, Princess Elsa (Idina Menzel, Rent, Glee) who’s magical control of ice and snow has forced her to live a secluded life … Continue reading