The Peanuts Movie (2015) Review

... Or Snoopy and Charlie Brown: the Peanuts Movie... *grumble* *grumble* Yo, this be Reuben. As an Englishman, maybe I should have used it's English name, Snoopy and Charlie Brown: the Peanuts Movie, but I didn't, because that's a stupid name. Now, BlueSky, the guys behind Ice Age, Rio and Robots among others, decided they'd…Read more The Peanuts Movie (2015) Review

The Jungle Book (2016) Review

I watched this without any prior anticipation or much foreknowledge. But it turned out to be a great mixture of Life of Pi and the original; a good film, definitely. Surprisingly, it's a very intense, gripping film, different to the classic 1967 movie which was a light-hearted and jazzy musical. This new film adopts the…Read more The Jungle Book (2016) Review

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) – Review

As soon as this film was announced, it already had a bad reputation with anyone who hadn't been living in a cave since 2007. Even I wasn't expecting anything good, or acceptable for that matter. However, it was acceptable. It wasn't brilliant, it wasn't really good, it was acceptable. The story was basic, criminally basic.…Read more Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) – Review