Spoiler Special: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

If you’ve read my spoiler-free review for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, you’ll know that I felt let down and disappointed by it. This was mostly down to the story decisions made by J.J. Abrams, so I wanted to do a spoiler special in which I could rant about my misgivings a little bit more.

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Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – Film Review

J.J. Abrams was always going to have a challenge sticking the landing with The Rise of Skywalker, which not only concludes this trilogy but all nine films in the main franchise, but it still saddens me to report that I came away disappointed.

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10 Cloverfield Lane: Film Review

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I have been hyped for 10 Cloverfield Lane since its entire existence was announced only in January – which is unheard of these days. The trailer looked great but didn’t tell us much at all, it’s produced by my man J.J. Abrams and there was a somewhat of a connection to 2008’s found footage monster movie Cloverfield, which I loved. The good news is that it is a great movie; bad news is that it is not the film you would expect.

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Film Review

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The hype surrounding Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens has been insane and the original franchise is so well loved that making a worthy new edition was always going to be a challenge, but you can all breathe a sigh of relief because J.J. Abrams has done the franchise justice and has made a loyal film that should please avid fans.

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The UK Star Wars premiere is going to be big

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Now I’m sure you’ve all seen the overnight pictures from the insane Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens Los Angeles premiere. What a production! Well I was down in London’s Leicester Square last night and judging by the prep that’s already under way, I can tell Wednesday night’s event it’s going to be ridiculously big (by London standards).

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Comic-Con highlights: Suicide Squad, Batman V Superman, Deadpool & Star Wars

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This weekend in film news is ALL about the San Diego Comic Con because so many panels have been held to promote TV shows and movies, and it is pretty hard to keep up with all the news. Basically, for me, the biggest news is the latest trailers for the upcoming superhero films Suicide Squad, Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice and Deadpool. And while it has no new trailer, I was so psyched about the Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens panel that I simply need to talk about it.

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