The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent: “A Unique Turn of Events”

A movie no one knew they needed, where the National Treasure star thrives as he play the role of Nicolas Cage. The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent hit theatres on the 22nd of April 2022, where both ‘Rage Cage’ fans and fairly confused cinema goers were united. Many viewers would be drawn in by what seems like a fairly random cast. However, all actors played … Continue reading The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent: “A Unique Turn of Events”

Heartstopper: “An Unbelievably Heart-warming Teen Drama”

Adapted from the best-selling novel series by Alice Oseman, ‘Heartstopper’ is a smash hit Netflix show which hit global screens last Friday. Known for his darker work in ‘Doctor Who’ and ‘Black Mirror’, director Euros Lyn has taken a noticeable, yet effective, creative turn to produce an unbelievably heart-warming teen drama. Within 8 short episodes, Lyn captures multiple LGBT+ themes that are often ignored in … Continue reading Heartstopper: “An Unbelievably Heart-warming Teen Drama”

The Northman: “Going Bigger Than Ever”

With the critically acclaimed ‘The VVitch’ and ‘The Lighthouse’, director Robert Eggers has made a name for himself and has certainly become one of the most exciting talents within Hollywood. Excelling in period pieces so far, Eggers is back with his most ambitious film yet in ‘The Northman’, a Hamlet-inspired Viking epic that steps away from the more intimate settings within his first features. Going … Continue reading The Northman: “Going Bigger Than Ever”

X: “A Quality On Screen That Was Mesmerising”

Seasoned horror movie director Ti West’s X was a perfect showcase of new age slasher and horror as it explores themes of sexual expression when a group of young filmmakers set out to shoot a porn film in the Texas bible-belt during the late 1970’s. X follows the young exotic dancer Maxine (Mia Goth) as she and her older boyfriend Wayne (Martin Henderson), along with … Continue reading X: “A Quality On Screen That Was Mesmerising”

Drama, Passion & William Levy: “Unbelievably Chiselled and Pleasing to The Eye”

Growing up with a latin mother meant being exposed to tv that was quite unique when it came to plots, twists and hysterics. Which in reality made it incredibly hard to ignore when it was on, so sitting with my mum and watching telenovelas became the norm. Not only did the shows leave me in total shock, but I was mesmerised by the incredible beauty … Continue reading Drama, Passion & William Levy: “Unbelievably Chiselled and Pleasing to The Eye”

From a Birds Eye View by Cordae: “looking back on this journey”

From Grammy nominations to headlining concerts, the 24-year-old Maryland rapper Cordae has become a beacon of light for lyrically gifted rappers in the new wave of ‘Gen-Z rap’. As he nurtures the original rap style that he was brought up on, Cordae also manages to incorporate his own unique flow into his music that has solidified his skills ever since his emergence. With this new … Continue reading From a Birds Eye View by Cordae: “looking back on this journey”

Top 10 ‘Non-Christmas’ Christmas films

What makes a Christmas film? Is your favourite Christmas film even a Christmas film? Mine isn’t. Well at least not in the general sense of a festive film. These types of films are the ones that feature Santa, Elves, or other festivities.  We have the movies that are typically for the holiday season like Santa Clause, Nativity or Home Alone, but there are other films … Continue reading Top 10 ‘Non-Christmas’ Christmas films

Red (Taylor’s Version): “the musician now has full creative control”

Taylor Swift has released her version of her 2012 album Red, just over 200 days after she released her last re-record. The album may be named red, but Taylor is very much at a creative green light with full speed ahead. With 30 songs this 2hr and 10-minute is a holy experience. The original tracks including 22, I Knew You Were Trouble and Begin Again take us all back to … Continue reading Red (Taylor’s Version): “the musician now has full creative control”

Spencer: “A warpath of defiance against the monarchy”

When I first saw the photos of Kristen Stewart as the cultural icon that is the Princess of Wales on Twitter earlier this year I was both overjoyed at the thought of Stewart finally shaking her label as a “bad actress” due to Twilight’s stamp as “a mess” (Insider’s words not mine), in fact my crumpled Teen Now magazine cover of Taylor Lautner plastered on the back of my … Continue reading Spencer: “A warpath of defiance against the monarchy”

To Hell With It by PinkPantheress: “So addicting and universally liked”

From severe heartache to taking accountability in one’s own actions, PinkPantheress guides us through all these emotions in her debut mixtape to hell with it.  To hell with it begins by reintroducing us to Pain, a song that was dropped back in June after being teased on TikTok for couple months prior. It serves as an introductory to this whimsical, unlucky in love emotion for this album, as … Continue reading To Hell With It by PinkPantheress: “So addicting and universally liked”