TV and Streaming – Monday 20th July 2020

Morning! Looks like a glorious day. Nice to see the sun is back although not as warm as a few weeks back. Still, if the garden isn’t inviting, then the TV and it’s collection of movies may. Here are the recommendations. Stay safe, look after yourself and Happy Monday! AMAZON PRIME SORRY WE MISSED YOU…

TV and Streaming – Tuesday 14th July 2020

Morning! I thought we were promised nice weather this week. Ah well, no one wants to go out anyway so stay in and watch a movie. I do have a question about the masks in shops. Supposing you are going into a shop without a mask because you want to buy a mask? Just saying!…

TV and Streaming – Friday 27th March 2020

Morning! It’s the weekend! Although does it really matter at the moment? Just another day. So to help you get through the day, loads of movies for you to enjoy, including the release on pay-per-view of two more recent cinema releases. Vin Diesel in BLOODSHOT, a comic book adaptation from the team who make the…

Hellboy

Director: Neil Marshall Starring: DavidHarbour, Milla Jovovich, Ian McShane, Sophie Okonedo, Sasha Lane, Daniel Dae Kim, Stephen Graham, Penelope Mitchell. Written by: Andrew Cosby and (based on the Dark Horse Comic Book “Hellboy”) Mike Mignola Running Time: 120 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 11th April 2019 With everyone jumping on the superhero bandwagon, how about…

Venom

Director: Ruben Fleischer Starring: Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed, Reid Scott, Jenny Slate, Peggy Lu, Sope Aluko, Wayne Pere Written by: Kelly Marcel, (also story) Jeff Pinkner, Scott Rosenberg, (Marvel’s Venom Character created) Todd McFarlane and David Michelinie Running Time: 112 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 3rd October 2018 It now seems that almost…

Deadpool 2

Director: David Leitch Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Zazie Beetz, Brianna Hildebrand, T.J. Miller, Julian Dennison, Eddie Marsan, Leslie Uggams, Karan Soni Written by: Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Ryan Reynolds, (based on the Marvel comics) Rob Liefeld and Fabian Nicieza Running Time: 119 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 15th May 2018 The Merc with…

The Hitman’s Bodyguard

Director: Patrick Hughes Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, Salma Hayek, Elodie Yung, Joaquim de Almeida, Richard E. Grant, Yuri Kolokolnikov Written by: Tom O’Connor Running Time: 118 mins Cert; 15 Release date: 17th August 2017 I am a bit of a sucker when it comes to buddy buddy movies, that sub genre that fits…

Life

Director: Daniel Espinosa Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Hiroyuki Sanada, Olga Dihovichnaya, Ariyon Bakare Written by: Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. Running Time: 103 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 24th March 2017 They say there are no original ideas in the movies anymore. The stories are borrowed from one source or another. Life doesn’t just borrow an idea,…

Suicide Squad

Director: David Ayers Starring : Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Jai Courtney, Viola Davis, Joe Kinnaman, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jay Hernandez, Cara Delevingne Written by: David Ayers and (based on the comic book) John Ostrander Running Time: 123 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 5th August 2016 With Marvel seeming to rule the roost when it comes to superhero…

Deadpool

Director: Tim Miller Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, T.J. Miller, Ed Skrein, Michael Benyaer, Brianna Hilderbrand, Stefan Kapicic, Gina Carano Written by: Rhett Reece, Paul Wernick, (based on the characters created) Rob Liefeld and Fabian Nicieza Running Time: 108 mins Cert: 15 Release date: 10th February 2016 After years of languishing in development hell, Ryan…