The Lost Boys (1987) Review

The Lost Boys (1987) Review

For a film that prides itself on a promise that you’ll never grow old, The Lost Boys has betrayed us all and turns 35 this year Sleep all day. Party all night. Never grow old. Never die. It’s fun to be a vampire. Thirty-five? How the fuck did this happen??  I did not approve this! ..

Flatliners (1990) Review

Flatliners (1990) Review

Beeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeep. . . . That’s not a flatline, that’s me swearing in frustration at this film Nineties with a capital 9, stripped of the rose-coloured shroud of nostalgia, Joel Schumacher’s morbid thriller emphasises the ‘flat’ in “Flatliners”. Inspired by the near-death experiences of patients, a  group of brilliant, ambitious medical students decide to probe beyond ..