Coming Soon: My Watchlist for May 2016

May is here. May means finals and lots of stress, for university students like myself. BUT luckily for us all, May also means the start of the summer movie releases, with a multitude of new and good-looking choices available for the movie-goer every single weekend. Of course, it was absolutely challenging for me to narrow … Continue reading Coming Soon: My Watchlist for May 2016

The Jungle Book (2016)

Director: Jon Favreau Starring: Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba, Lupita Nyong'o, Scarlett Johansson, Giancarlo Esposito, Christopher Walken, Neel Sethi Of the million and one adaptations of Rudyard Kipling’s 1894 novel, the only one that has stood the test of time thus far has been Walt Disney’s The Jungle Book, of 1967. However, the release … Continue reading The Jungle Book (2016)

Positive Discrimination (2015) – Short Film

Director: Charlo Johnson Starring: Róisín O'Donovan, Liam Burke, Niall Dempsey, Maghnús Foy Synopsis: "Tanya's final exams are fast approaching but her eviction date is approaching even faster. Her only solution for getting this money together is a once off meet with a kerb crawler. Following an unexpected encounter in which Tanya gets picked up by an undercover … Continue reading Positive Discrimination (2015) – Short Film

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) – Review #2

Director: Zack Snyder Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Jesse Eisenberg, Jeremy Irons, Amy Adams Three years ago Zack Snyder announced that a movie would exist in our universe in which Batman and Superman would be featured together, going head to head. People went nuts after this revelation and since then the anticipation has only … Continue reading Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) – Review #2