movie review

Simon’s Movie Blog – The Ten Best Movies Of 2016

Simon Cresswell
January 2, 2017

Overall 2016 has been a good year for cinema, though many of the best cinematic works were scattered throughout the year alongside several of Hollywood’s worst films for some time (see Gods Of Egypt and Ben Hur). Expectations were higher […]

Simon’s top ten movies 2012

Simon Cresswell
December 28, 2012

Simon counts down the 10 movies that have got him excited in the year 2012…….

Skyfall review

Simon Cresswell
October 28, 2012

There was a point when Bond was becoming stale. Too formulaic, almost a parody of itself. A point where Pierce Brosnan drove around in an invisible car and Madonna and John Cleese were given supporting roles. However all those that […]

Lawless (2012) review

Simon Cresswell
September 27, 2012

After the success of ‘Boardwalk Empire’ and recent prohibition era gangster movies like ‘Public Enemy’, ‘Lawless’ has arrived in very crowded and well-trodden rejuvenation of a genre. The gangster picture never really died of course, it’s always been there in […]