Mr. Spielberg is perhaps one of the most recognisable faces in Hollywood today. Equipped with a catalogue of well-renowned and critically acclaimed films in his belt, it’s fair to say that the 70-year-old filmmaker is one of our best – which makes it extremely embarrassing when a self-proclaimed cinephile (me) has only seen a handful […]Read more "DIRECTOR SEASON: Steven Spielberg"
Ah, Edgar Wright. If there’s ever a director who is so mutually loved by audiences, it’s this guy. With titles such as Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz and The World’s End under his belt, it came as no surprise that his forthcoming film, a somewhat musically-fuelled comedy, would generate so much hype from film-fans across […]Read more "Baby Driver (2017) – Movie Review"
It’s crazy to say aloud that the last female superhero movie was Elektra, a 2005-film that was not graciously received by audiences and critics alike. With the onslaught of comic-book movies and their complete domination over the Box Office, with a catalogue of films from both Marvel and DC to choose from, it’s shocking that it’s taken […]Read more "Wonder Woman (2017) – Movie Review"
French and Canadian director Denis Villeneuve can undoubtedly be considered one of the great auteurs of this generation. Much like other directors, Villeneuve stamps his unique style on all of his works, directing and producing hits after hits. Kicking off his directorial career in 1994 with his short documentary REW FFWd, about a young and aspiring photographer […]Read more "Violence and Spectacle: My Top 5 Denis Villeneuve Films"
When fans were first treated to the announcement that we were going to get a final standalone Wolverine film, we were excited. But when that incredible first trailer was released, well, everybody was chomping at the bit to see Mangold’s second Wolverine film. The year is 2029. Pushing the overly complicated X-Men timeline aside (save […]Read more "Logan (2017) – Movie Review"
It’s Oscars month! It’s the time where millions of viewers around the world tune in and see how the Academy have judged the wonderful work that 2016 had to offer. Will La La Land break all sorts of records? Will there be a surprise on the horizon? Well, without further ado, I present to you […]Read more "MovieDecode’s 2016 Oscars Predictions"
It’s fair to say that the Resident Evil movie franchise is one that hasn’t been acclaimed on a critical level, and pretty much epitomises the disappointing video-game movie reputation that has lingered over such franchises. As a life-long Resident Evil fan who has spent his entire childhood playing the games I’ve been far more lenient towards […]Read more "Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2017) – Movie Review"