Captain America: Civil War, film, movie, review, the flawed guru

Captain America: Civil War

Civil War in the comics was near the end of my time as a comic collector and reader, which for me went hand in hand. I know there are many people now who read digital comics, but for me having it in my hand, reading it, and then neatly and obsessively cataloguing it in my…

Spotlight, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

Spotlight

Another movie about the Catholic church and their horrendous history of child sex abuse and their systematic endeavours to cover it up, thus technically condoning it and letting it continue for decades, if not hundreds of years. What this must do for the religion is anyone’s guess, though at the very least it’s a huge…

The Big Short, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

The Big Short

It’s not often that comedians get known for their dramatic work. The ones that do, are either trying to prove themselves as more than just a funny face, or they are really showing how good they truly are. Though it is possible for actors and actresses to make this jump, or at least attempt at…

The Revenant, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

The Revenant

2016! A new year and a new bunch of films to watch and review! That was until I started a business which lead to me working 30 days in a row and averaging 11 hours a day. Such things meant not much time or energy for trips to the cinemas, let alone writing reviews. The…

The Breakfast Club, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

The Breakfast Club

John Hughes was the man responsible for a string of 80’s/90’s films which hit a real nerve with audiences, not only with the subject matter but his ability to really relate to the age of his audience. With almost all his films relating to the struggles of teenagers, or young people, he found a whole…

Sicario, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

Sicario

When going into a film, you can’t help but think back to that filmmakers other films to give you some idea of what this film could be like and the possible quality. Denis Villeneuve has directed 7 films, including this one, but I had only seen two of them, Incendies and Prisoners. The former was…

Mad Max 4, Film, Movie, Review, The Flawed Guru

Mad Max 4

With more and more sequels being made these days, it’s not uncommon for older films that haven’t had a film out in decades to also get a new film in the series, or a whole new reboot. This of course always gives you a chance to go back and re-watch the older films in the…