I’m a huge sucker for films that mainly take place in one room. Ones like The Breakfast Club and The Hateful Eight, where a bunch of characters are basically forced […]
I have to say I had very limited expectations with what was promised as a middle grade comedy, but given this, I did really enjoy Ferrell and Wahlberg’s newest film. […]
After watching the first instalment 21 Jump Street, it was always destined for there to be a second, not-as-funny sequel. It is fair to say that 22 Jump Street followed the […]
The latest comedy to come out this summer, is Vacation, a kind-of reboot of the old Vacation films starring Chevy Chase. A standard family road trip story with discontent children and the married couple that are seemingly growing apart. There’s no new innovations in the plotlines department, but that isn’t what we look for in a comedy of this kind.
I always worry about seeing new comedies in the cinema, there’s always a bit of a hit or miss risk which you worry about, especially after forking out for an expensive ticket. At least with an action film you can be wowed by some effects even if it is Transformers 3, but comedies are laid pretty bare in the cinema, laugh or go home disappointed. I’m pleased to say that Trainwreck did not disappoint.
I really wanted to enjoy it. After loving the first film so much, it had to be as good if not better, but it fell miles short of any of […]