REVIEW Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)

Fair warning: considerable spoilers follow – read after watching. “It was Independence Day: Resurgence,” my flatmate said, as we started to leave our seats and head for the foyer. After we saw the Independence Day sequel together back in 2016 (a lifetime ago in terms of blockbuster film releases), we had spent a large amount Read more about REVIEW Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)[…]

MOVIE REVIEW Annihilation (2018)

Fair warning: considerable spoilers follow – read after watching. There are two things that stick in my craw about this film, and both detract from how good it is. Okay, so Annihilation is a pretty great science-fiction/horror movie; the latest film written and directed by Alex Garland – who was behind the incredible Ex Machina Read more about MOVIE REVIEW Annihilation (2018)[…]

REVIEW Incubus – Auckland, March 4

It would be fair to say that I have not been the most committed or loyal Incubus fan. Actually, it would be accurate to say that they were not my favourite act in the nu-metal movement of the late nineties; I much preferred their peers the Deftones, KoRn and Limp Bizkit, and later Linkin Park. Read more about REVIEW Incubus – Auckland, March 4[…]