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Review: Deadpool 2

Review: Deadpool 2

As a fan of the Deadpool graphic novels, I had high expectations of the first film and was pleased when they were met. I also tend to give in to hype and watch trailers, well aware that these often end up showing either the best bits of the film (Thor Ragnarok, as amazing a film as it is, would have been amazing had they not shown Hulk in the trailer) or scenes that don’t make it into the final cut…

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Review – Baby Driver – On Key Throughout

Review – Baby Driver – On Key Throughout

As a fan of every Edgar Wright film I have seen (admittedly only the Cornetto Trilogy and Scott Pilgrim Vs The World) I had high expectations of Baby Driver, especially when I saw the cast included Ansel Elgort, Kevin Spacey, Lily James, Jamie Foxx, Jon Bernthal and Jon Hamm (amongst others). My excitement reached peak levels when I saw a teaser/trailer remix cut which Edgar Wright shared on twitter. The story is based around Baby (Ansel Elgort), a good hearted…

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Review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

On Sunday, for my Christmas present, Abi and I went to the Palace Theatre to see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, parts one and two. At the request of J.K Rowling herself, this review will #KeepTheSecrets because it really is a show best going into without any spoilers. The play begins where the films finished, at Kings Cross Station 19 years after the Battle of Hogwarts and with Harry, Ginny, Ron and Hermione waving their own kids off Hogwarts…

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Book Review – Looking for Alaska

Book Review – Looking for Alaska

I was first introduced to John Green via his YouTube channel, the Vlogbrothers, that he shares with his brother Hank. This was in late 2011, shortly before his book The Fault in Our Stars was published. Although initially unaware that John Green was an author, I really enjoyed his Youtube videos and found myself going through the back catalogue of videos John and Hank had made and learned that not only was John about to publish TFIOS, but that it…

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