Kick Ass 2 (2013) Review

Kick Ass 2 (2013) Review

***SPOILERS FOR “KICK-ASS”*** Something of a surprise hit when it was released, “Kick-Ass” was a ballsy, funny, violently subversive take on the superhero genre which was beginning to (and still does) dominate Hollywood’s output. The film’s unexpected mix of both celebrating and satirising the tropes and clichés of superhero origin stories while playing with the ..

Truth Or Dare (2018) Review

Truth Or Dare (2018) Review

There’s an almost gleeful stupidity at the heart of “Truth Or Dare” that you almost don’t want to look away just to see what audaciously moronic twist its going to try next. Almost. Persuaded to go on one last Spring Break vacation, Olivia (Lucy Hale) meets a guy on the last night of the trip ..

Boss! Boss! De lame, it’s de lame! Fantasy Island (2020) Review

Boss! Boss! De lame, it’s de lame! Fantasy Island (2020) Review

A frothy, fantasy series from the late seventies/ early eighties may seem like an odd choice for a 2020 horror revival but when has that ever stopped Blumhouse, the McDonalds Of Horror™, from hoovering up an IP and then figuring it out afterwards. The result is a disappointingly underdeveloped, haphazard tales of the entirely expected ..