REVIEW: White House Down vs. Olympus has Fallen (2013)

  Due to their retro roots, George reviews the recent Die Hard rip offs, White House Down and Olympus Has Fallen. Are they guilty pleasures or crimes against the action genre? Read on to find out... There’s a recurring Hollywood phenomenon where, sometimes in the space of a few months, two big pictures were released with … Continue reading REVIEW: White House Down vs. Olympus has Fallen (2013)

Alien: Covenant (2017)

Ridley’s back! Again! Should he have bothered? Warning - contains light spoilers for Prometheus and Alien: Covenant. Prometheus really split audiences. After an amazing promotional campaign (though later trailers ended up revealing the entire plot) the film fell between two stools - an intelligent sci-fi pondering our existence and an Alien prequel - just what … Continue reading Alien: Covenant (2017)

REVIEWS: The Rock (1996)

Check out George's full review below (click here to listen/download the podcast episode) In a nutshell Alcatraz is taken over by terrorists with chemical warheads and a rescue team go in to save hostages and defuse the weapons, with the help of a former inmate and a chemical specialist. No time to read the article? Listen … Continue reading REVIEWS: The Rock (1996)

REVIEW: Point Break (1991)

In a nutshell: Ex semi pro footballer turned FBI recruit Johnny Utah is assigned on his first mission to learn to surf so he can infiltrate a group of bank robbers who call themselves the ex presidents. No time to read the article? Listen or download the podcast episode here! When you try and describe the plot to … Continue reading REVIEW: Point Break (1991)