Transformers: The Last Knight

Director: Michael Bay Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Anthony Hopkins, Josh Duhamel, Laura Haddock, Stanley Tucci, Isabela Moner, John Turturro Written by: (also story) Art Marcum, Matt Holloway, Ken Nolan and (story) Akiva Goldsman Running Time: 149 mins Cert: 12A Release Date: 22nd June 2017 I have only ever walked out of one film before by reviewing…

Gifted

Director; Marc Webb Starring: Chris Evans, Mckenna Grace, Lindsay Duncan, Jenny Slate, Octavia Spencer, John M. Jackson, Glenn Plummer Written by: Tom Flynn Running Time: 101 mins Cert: 12A Release date: 16th June 2017 One of the joys of seeing as many films as I do is that once in a while, a film comes…

The Mummy

Director: Alex Kurtzman Starring: Tom Cruise, Russell Crowe, Annabelle Wallis, Sofia Boutella, Jake Johnson, Courtney B. Vance, Written by: David Koepp, Christopher McQuairre, Dylan Kussman, (screen story) Jon Spaihts, Alex Kurtzman and Jenny Lumet Running Time: 110 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 9th June 2017 The Mummy was one of Universal’s stable characters in the 1930’s,…

Wonder Woman

Director: Patty Jenkins Starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, Said Taghmaoui, Ewen Bremner, Lucy Davis, Eugene Brave Rock Written by: (also story) Allan Heinberg, (story) Zack Snyder, Jason Fuchs and (based on the DC characters created) William Moulton Marston Running Time: 141 mins Cert: 12A Release date: 1st…

Baywatch

Director: Seth Gordon Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Priyanka Chopra, Alexandra Daddario, Kelly Rohrbach, Ilfenesh Hadera, Jon Bass Written by: Damien Shannon, Mark Swift, (story) Jay Scherick, David Ronn, Thomas Lennon, Robert Ben Garant, (based on the TV series created) Michael Berk, Douglas Schwartz and Gregory J. Bonann. Running Time: 116 mins Cert: 15 Release…

Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul

Director: David Bowers Starring: Jason Drucker, Alicia Silverstone, Tom Everett Scott, Charlie Wright, Owen Asztalos, Dylan Walters, Wyatt Walters, Christopher A. Coppola Written by: David Bowers and (also based on the books) Jeff Kinney Running Time: 91 mins Cert: U Release date: 26th May 2017 There once was a time when family movies were safe environments…

Pirates Of The Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge

Directors: Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg Starring: Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Geoffrey Rush, Brenton Thwaite, Kaya Scodelario. Kevin McNally, Stephen Graham, David Wenham Written by: (also story) Jeff Nathanson, (story and based on the characters created) Terry Rossio, (based on the characters created) Ted Elliott, Stuart Beattie and Jay Walpert. Running Time: 129 mins Cert: 12A Release…

Snatched

Director: Jonathan Levine Starring: Amy Schumer, Goldie Hawn, Joan Cusack, Wanda Sykes, Tom Bateman, Oscar Jaenada, Ike Barinholtz Written by: Kate Dippold Running Time: 90 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 19th May 2017 Goldie Hawn was once the queen of comedy. Amy Schumer is hailed the new queen in resident. So it would seem like a…

King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword

Director: Guy Ritchie Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Jude Law, Eric Bana, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, Djimon Hounsou, Aidan Gillen, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Neil Maskell Written by: Guy Ritchie, Lionel Wigram, (also story)Joby Harold and (story) David Dobkin. Running Time: 126 mins Cert: 12A Release date: 17th May 2017 Lord, luv a duck, if it ain’t King Arufer comin’ in my gaff! Yes, Guy Ritchie,…

The Levelling

Director: Hope Dickson Leach Starring: Ellie Kendrick, David Troughton, Jack Holden, Joe Blackmore,  Joe Attewell Written by: Hope Dickson Leach Running Time: 83 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 12th May 2017 With all those huge blockbusters around that are loud and rely on expensive special effects, The Levelling stands out. This is a film that…

Miss Sloane

Director: John Madden Starring: Jessica Chastain, Mark Strong, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Stuhlbarg, Alison Pill, Sam Waterston, John Lithgow, Jake Lacy, Douglas Smith Written by: Jonathan Perera Running Time: 132 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 12th May 2017 It’s hard to remember the last time that a female lead took such control of a film that everyone else…

Alien: Covenant

Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demián Bichir, Carmen Ejogo, Jussie Smollett, Callie Hernandez Written by: John Logan, Dante Harper, (story) Jack Paglen, Michael Green, (based on the characters created) Dan O’Bannon and Ronald Shusett Running Time: 122 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 12th May 2017 Back in 2012, the excitement…